status of the s4 waf build - go to stage 3?

Jeremy Allison jra at
Tue Apr 20 17:21:26 MDT 2010

On Wed, Apr 21, 2010 at 08:48:13AM +1000, tridge at wrote:
> Note that the old build system for Samba4 currently supplies the
> smbtorture for testing Samba3 in the build farm. We could either leave
> the old build system supplying this, or we could switch the scripts to
> using the smbtorture from the waf build. That would need some careful
> testing to make sure it works as smbtorture in the waf build uses
> shared libs.
> Alternatively we could add a --nonshared-binary=smbtorture option,
> which would tell the waf build system to not use shared libs for
> linking smbtorture. That may be easier, and being able to ask for
> specific binaries to be built non-shared could be useful anyway.

My 2 cents. I use the merged build for testing S3, so keeping
this going would be useful to me at least.



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