does samba4 require C99?

Simo Sorce idra at
Fri May 6 16:06:37 GMT 2005

On Fri, 2005-05-06 at 13:37 +1000, Tim Potter wrote:
> On Fri, 2005-05-06 at 12:58 +1000, James Peach wrote:
> > Hi all,
> > 
> > I just pulled samba4 from svn and noticed that there are a bunch of
> > C99-isms. Has there been an explicit decision to require a C99 compiler?
> > 
> I think so, yes.  I'm not sure where this is written down.  A quick look
> through the mailing list archives doesn't yield anything specific but
> tridge could probably answer authoritatively.

Yes we require C99 for samba4.
Tridge confirmed that at sambaXP.

Grab a recent gcc if your compiler doesn't cope.


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