How hard is it to create a libkdc?

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at
Tue May 24 01:11:59 GMT 2005

On Mon, 2005-05-23 at 18:38 +0100, Dave Love wrote:
> Andrew Bartlett <abartlet at> writes:
> > So, the real question is: Am I insane, and does anybody else know their
> > way around the Heimdal tree/automake/libtool well enough to describe how
> > create a new lib?
> The autotools stuff is mostly straightforward.  Isn't it clear from
> the existing libraries, or is it a question of not knowing automake?

Just not knowing automake.  I only survived adding the ldb module
because I could copy/paste the definition for the LDAP module :-)

> I found it's not always obvious how to deal with other things, like
> including the right headers at times, and it can be awkward to
> navigate the sources since tags come partly from built sources.
> Things generally make sense when Love points you in the right
> direction

This is certainly true.  

Andrew Bartlett

Andrew Bartlett                      
Authentication Developer, Samba Team 
Student Network Administrator, Hawker College
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