solved: Problem using CP850 with samba-3.0.4

Richard Sharpe rsharpe at
Wed Aug 4 06:58:01 GMT 2004

On Wed, 21 Jul 2004, Michael Collin Nielsen wrote:

> >>LDFLAGS=-R/pack/libiconv-1.9.1/lib/ ./configure
> >>--prefix=/pack/samba-3.0.4 --with-readline --with-automount
> >>--with-syslog --with-quotas --with-acl-support
> >>--with-libiconv=/pack/libiconv-1.9.1
> >
> >
> > OK, is not smart enough to know that if you specify a
> > --with-libiconv, the library might be a shared library, and thus, it
> > should try -R...
> >
> > Actually, it should check for -R for architectures for which it applies,
> > anyway.
> >
> > It shouldn't be hard to teach it how to do that.
> Sounds good - Sounds like you know the right teacher ;-)

OK, because I lack the time to chase this down, even though we do have
Solaris machines in house, I have logged bug #1583 in the Samba bugzilla
system. You can check it out here:

I imagine that ab will look into it real soon.

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

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