Re: Questions (about Samba4 p­orting to FreeBSD) ­!

Timur I. Bakeyev timur at
Wed Apr 11 01:03:42 MDT 2012


adding /usr/local into CFLAGS/LDFLAGS brings it's own can of worms
into the build process
and we've discussed that many times on  IRC. The common answer I got
was to play with
pkg_config. On a bright side Samba 4 alpha 18 builds way smoother on
FreeBSD that previous

I'd also like to know the way to specify lookup directories for
certain libs in WAF.

With best regards,

On Mon, Apr 9, 2012 at 11:02 PM, Andrew Bartlett <abartlet at> wrote:
> On Tue, 2012-04-10 at 00:26 +0400, oooo1 at wrote:
>> Hello.
>> Can you port the last version of Samba4 (as I know there is alpha 18
>> or higher) to FreeBSD 9.0 ?
>> How much will it be cost ?
> Samba4 should be portable to FreeBSD 9.0 already.  We certainly build on
> FreeBSD 10-CURRENT (
> The only issue I'm aware of is that we don't find libiconv in /usr/local
> (so you might need to specify the CFLAGS and LDFLAGS for that manually).
> Tridge,
> Do you have any suggestions on how to instruct WAF to look in particular
> directories for a library?
> Thanks,
> Andrew Bartlett
> --
> Andrew Bartlett                      
> Authentication Developer, Samba Team 

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