quota configure checks?

Volker Lendecke Volker.Lendecke at SerNet.DE
Thu Mar 24 11:33:56 MDT 2011

On Thu, Mar 24, 2011 at 05:53:07PM +0100, Volker Lendecke wrote:
> Right now master can't compile quotas on Linux. Our tests
> try to compile lib/sysquotas_xx.c unmodified. This fails
> because at that stage we don't have gen_ndr/lsa.h for
> example, which is included via quite some include nesting.
> I tried for a while to make the sysquota file compile
> without includes.h, but these files have all sorts of nasty
> dependencies.
> I don't see any solution in waf, but this might be due to my
> missing understanding of waf.
> Can we check in the generated parsing code again to make
> this work again? The sysquotas code is pretty much a
> historical mess that I don't see how to fix properly without
> access to all those platforms. Checking in the generated
> files again to me seems to be the easiest solution.

Thinking a *bit* further.... Pidl output should not depend
on configure, so it should be possible to compile the idl
files within configure. Trying that ...


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