Samba 4 today's GIT compile fail, Fedora 16

Alexander Bokovoy ab at
Mon Sep 17 08:59:07 MDT 2012

On Mon, Sep 17, 2012 at 5:52 PM, Andrew Bartlett <abartlet at> wrote:
> On Mon, 2012-09-17 at 08:32 -0400, Peter Clark wrote:
>> Hi,
>> I did a "make distclean, git pull, ./configure, make" this morning and
>> received:
>> Checking project rules ...
>> Project rules pass
>> Waf: Leaving directory `/root/samba-master/bin'
>> find_or_declare found a source file where a build file was expected
>> 'smbdotconf/parameters.all.xml'
>> make: *** [all] Error 1
> My guess is that you have previously built the documentation using the
> old doc build system (under docs-xml) in the same tree that you are
> trying to build the whole of samba (which now includes code to build the
> manpages).
> Ensure you have no local files that matter in the tree, and run:
> git clean -x -f -d
> This will clean out the generated files.
That is most probable cause.

I have now updated my F16 virtual machine and did fresh checkout of
samba git. Now issues in building with

/ Alexander Bokovoy

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