Samba 3.5.2: configure unter Irix

Frank Morawietz Frank.Morawietz at
Wed May 5 01:47:24 MDT 2010

Dear Samba developers,

I am currently trying to compile Samba 3.5.2 under Irix 6.5.28 with gcc 
3.4.6 .

When running configure...

  % ./configure --disable-cups --prefix=/usr/local/Samba
--localstatedir=/var/adm/SAMBA --with-privatedir=/var/adm/SAMBA/private

...I notice the following warning:

checking sys/mode.h usability... no
checking sys/mode.h presence... yes
configure: WARNING: sys/mode.h: present but cannot be compiled
configure: WARNING: sys/mode.h:     check for missing prerequisite headers?
configure: WARNING: sys/mode.h: see the Autoconf documentation
configure: WARNING: sys/mode.h:     section "Present But Cannot Be Compiled"
configure: WARNING: sys/mode.h: proceeding with the preprocessor's result
configure: WARNING: sys/mode.h: in the future, the compiler will take 
configure: WARNING:     ## ---------------------------------------- ##
configure: WARNING:     ## Report this to samba-technical at ##
configure: WARNING:     ## ---------------------------------------- ##
checking for sys/mode.h... yes

Since I am asked to do so, I am reporting this to you.
Please let me know if I can be of further help or if you need some more 

Frank Morawietz
Frank Morawietz
IT Systems Administrator
Merck KGaA, Merck Serono R&D Bio- and ChemoInformatics DA
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