Samba4 latest from git - make quicktest fails

Matthias Dieter Wallnöfer mdw at
Wed Oct 19 09:22:18 MDT 2011

Abartlet, Tridge,

do you have the opportunity to look into this? It is really odd for 
people seeing "make quicktest" failing when the wiki claims that it 
should pass. Something needs to be done here since we've got already 
four or five requests on the same issue (most times in Bugzilla so I've 
merged them in one report). The bug contains some logs:


Mike Howard wrote:
> On 06/10/2011 18:45, Matthias Dieter Wallnöfer wrote:
>> Is this on Fedora, RHEL or another Red Hat-compatible system? If yes 
>> then these are the known issues filed under bug #8447 
>> (
>> Regards,
>> Matthias Wallnöfer
> The latest source (as of this morning) from git is now failing 
> quicktest in the same way as I mentioned but now on a native debian 
> host. No Redhat in site.
> Can the instruction on the wiki to run 'make quicktest' be safely 
> ignored or are these genuine failures? Is there another, better way to 
> test the build? I remember that there were failures a while back of 
> tests that weren't necessary.
> Should I add to the bug report?
> Regards,

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