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

Jeremy Allison jra at
Wed Apr 21 09:25:33 MDT 2010

On Wed, Apr 21, 2010 at 05:31:45PM +1000, tridge at wrote:
> Hi Volker and Jeremy,
> I've now added the --nonshared-binary= option to the s4 waf build. So
> if you do:
>   ./configure --nonshared-binary=smbtorture
> then smbtorture in s4 will be built without any non-system shared
> libs. That should make it easier to copy the smbtorture binary around
> on the build farm which means no changes to the way s3 is currently
> tested.
> It takes a list of binaries, so you can do:
>   ./configure --nonshared-binary=smbtorture,smbclient
> or even:
>   ./configure --nonshared-binary=!samba,ALL
> to build everything static except the main samba binary.

That's great - thanks ! BTW. The waf build is really
slick - great job :-). Another reason to go learn python
I guess :-).


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