Working on the codebase - general advice...

Jeremy Allison jeremy at
Mon Oct 30 18:31:16 GMT 2000

"Mayers, Philip J" wrote:
> I'm having a few... issues with working on the Samba codebase (spnego
> aside).
> Namely: I added a few members to "struct cli_state", which completely hosed
> the build, because a "make" didn't pick up the fact the header "client.h"
> had changed, and there were inconsistencies in the resultant files...
> Surely I don't have to do a "make clean" every time I alter a top-level
> header?

Err. I usually do - just to be safe.
> So far, the layout is proving... Erm... Interesting...

Well it's better than it used to be :-) :-).


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