Samba 3.3.0 on AIX 5.3

William Jojo w.jojo at
Wed Jan 28 12:44:38 GMT 2009

---- Original message ----
>Date: Tue, 27 Jan 2009 21:54:06 +0100
>From: Michael Adam <obnox at>  
>Subject: Re: Samba 3.3.0 on AIX 5.3  
>To: William Jojo <w.jojo at>
>Cc: samba-technical at
>Hi William,
>William Jojo wrote:
>> Trying to build 3.3.0 with ctdb and get:
>> Compiling lib/ctdbd_conn.c
>> lib/ctdbd_conn.c: In function 'ctdbd_register_ips':
>> lib/ctdbd_conn.c:1191: error: storage size of 'p' isn't known
>> The following command failed:
>> gcc -O2 -Wl,-blibpath:/opt/pware/lib:/usr/lib:/lib,-brtl -I. -I/stage/samba/samba-3.3.0/source  -I/opt/pware/include -O -D_SAMBA_BUILD_=3  -I/stage/samba/samba-3.3.0/source/iniparser/src -Iinclude -I./include  -I. -I. -I./lib/replace -I./lib/talloc -I./lib/tdb/include -I./libaddns -I./librpc -DHAVE_CONFIG_H  -I/opt/pware/include -I/opt/pware/include -Iinclude -I./include -I. -I. -I./lib/replace -I./lib/talloc -I./lib/tdb/include -I./libaddns -I./librpc -I./popt -I/opt/pware/include -DLDAP_DEPRECATED   -I/include -I/stage/samba/samba-3.3.0/source/lib -D_SAMBA_BUILD_=3 -O2 -c lib/ctdbd_conn.c -o lib/ctdbd_conn.o
>> make: *** [lib/ctdbd_conn.o] Error 1
>> AIX 5.3, GCC 4.2.3, CTDB is 1.0.58 (pretty sure).
>Ok, this is not specific to AIX:
>This is due to the IPv6 changes added to ctdb and samba recently.
>It will compile when you install the latest CTDB:

Ok, I'm trying that now.

>I think we need a configure check to detect if we have
>a new or an old version of ctdb to link against.
>Would you mind filing a bug report and assigning it to me?

Will do. Appreciate the quick response!


>Thanks! - Michael
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