Top level build now in master

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at
Wed Feb 9 03:35:41 MST 2011

On Wed, 2011-02-09 at 11:38 +0200, Michael Wood wrote:
> On 9 February 2011 03:22, Andrew Bartlett <abartlet at> wrote:
> > On Mon, 2011-02-07 at 15:32 +1100, Andrew Bartlett wrote:
> >> There is now a top level 'configure' and 'Makefile' in master.
> >>
> >> This builds Samba4 at the moment, and as discussed tridge and I will
> >> work to have waf build will soon grow to build components of the whole
> >> Samba 4.0 suite in the near future.
> >>
> >> The Makefile and configure wrappers in source4/ will shortly be removed,
> >> so if you have automated scripts that use these, please update them in
> >> the next few days, so we don't have to keep a 4th build system in
> >> operation for too long.  (autobuild already uses the top level build)
> >
> > The removal of the source4 build has now been completed.
> >
> > Please let me know if there are any old instructions still hanging about
> > we need to fix.
> I see the HOWTO no longer mentions autogen*.sh and they are also not
> in the root or source4 anymore.  Does this mean they are no longer
> necessary?

Correct.  The configure script and Makefile are now checked in (just
simple wrappers to make it easier to call waf). 

> git grep autogen-waf shows a few references still, though.  Not sure
> if they are correct.

I'll let jelmer update at his leisure.  The rest are correct.

Andrew Bartlett

Andrew Bartlett                      
Authentication Developer, Samba Team 
Samba Developer, Cisco Inc.

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