Samba4 insists on linking with pam

Jelmer Vernooij jelmer at
Wed Sep 7 12:54:16 MDT 2011

On 09/07/2011 05:45 PM, Sam Liddicott wrote:
> Samba4 build process tries to link with any pam files it can find.
> During configure I specified --without-pam --without-pam_smbpass so I 
> can't work out why it is. The header files may be found but the 
> libraries are not available and I don't want to link with them anyway.
> How do I reign in samba's over-eagerness?
I don't think it's possible to exclude pam at the moment - our check for 
it appears to be unconditional, though it shouldn't be too hard to add a 
command-line option to make it optional.

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