new compilation failure in lib/ldap.c -- LDAP now required?

Richard Sharpe rsharpe at
Sat Apr 5 20:39:44 GMT 2003

On Sat, 5 Apr 2003, Green, Paul wrote:

> The build_farm is reporting a failure building HEAD on Stratus VOS. We don't
> support LDAP, but the prototype for the following entrypoints require a
> typedef named LDAP. Ergo, the build fails on the first compilation.
> Does this mean that Samba is going to require that the underlying OS support
> LDAP, or this is this just a coding oversight?
> /* The following definitions come from lib/ldap.c  */
> int smb_ldap_open_connection (struct smb_ldap_privates *ldap_state,
>                      LDAP ** ldap_struct);
> int smb_ldap_connect_system(struct smb_ldap_privates *ldap_state,
>                    LDAP * ldap_struct);
> The lib/ldap.c module is new. It looks like it was checked-in by jmcd on
> Thursday...sorry for the delay in noticing it.

Actually, I have this problem and have another gripe.

Someone included bashisms in the script which screws things up 
as well! 

Please don't do that.

Richard Sharpe, rsharpe[at], rsharpe[at], 

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