abartlet at samba.org
Fri Jul 13 05:08:10 MDT 2012
On Fri, 2012-07-13 at 12:10 +0200, Michael Adam wrote:
> Jelmer Vernooij wrote:
> > On Fri, Jul 13, 2012 at 11:33:01AM +0200, Gregor Beck wrote:
> > > Hi Andrew,
> > >
> > > On Friday 13 July 2012 00:55:23 you wrote:
> > > > BTW, Do we really want more stand-alone utilities? One of the original
> > > > ideas of 'net' was to collect all the small tools into one tool.
> > > The tool arose on custumer request for a small tool which can easily be copied
> > > to a running system to be fixed.
> > > I should be easy to make it a net command on demand.
> > >
> > +1 on putting it inside of another binary rather than adding a new
> > one.
> One thing to keep in mind is that one purpose was to have
> a minimal tool that you can copy to other hosts, also running
> older versions of samba to clean up there. You have to be much
> more careful when copying the net tool! To be safe, you'd have
> to copy it under a different name at last. That was why we
> originally did not integrate it into net.
Under waf, would building it static using the --nonshared-binary=net
configure option help with that?
Andrew Bartlett http://samba.org/~abartlet/
Authentication Developer, Samba Team http://samba.org
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