s3 waf build status?

Andreas Schneider asn at samba.org
Thu Apr 14 01:59:37 MDT 2011

On Thursday 14 April 2011 08:54:01 Andrew Bartlett wrote:
> Günther,

Hi Andrew,
> How close are we to having the s3 waf build complete?
> The reason I ask is that for NAS and other embedded vendors, this
> installed size difference would seem to be a really big advantage:
> waf: 57MB
> autoconf: 127MB
> Even if it isn't complete for the s3 release (ie, fails on some
> non-linux platforms), do you think we could allow vendors to enable it
> if their platform is Linux?

There are still some problems like --with-logfilebase and --with-piddir aren't 
working. So someone who understands this strange dynconfig code needs to fix 
it. I wonder why we don't generate a simple header file with all the path set 
instead of automagically transforming it to the compiler command line ...

	-- andreas

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Samba Team                             asn at samba.org

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