Patch to remove zlib.

Stefan (metze) Metzmacher metze at
Fri Jul 11 08:18:16 MDT 2014

Am 11.07.2014 16:16, schrieb Jelmer Vernooij:
> On Fri, Jul 11, 2014 at 03:57:56PM +0200, Stefan (metze) Metzmacher wrote:
>> Am 11.07.2014 15:43, schrieb Jelmer Vernooij:
>>>>  Heimdal isn't possible today due to the AD DC, but when it IS possible to
>>>> build a working AD DC without Heimdal, it no longer belongs in tree.
>>> It already is possible to build a working AD DC without the bundled 
>>> Heimdal, using the system Heimdal. We do this for the Debian/Ubuntu packages,
>>> and Samba has supported this for a long time.
>> But there're still some patches only in our copy of heimdal.
> These are the only two relevant ones I see looking at
> git://
>> And looking at
>> show a few more.
> The others in this branch seem to be generic improvements for Heimdal that
> are unrelated to Samba, like build fixes for AIX. 
>> The external heimdal versions are also not verified to work completely.
>> The last import attempt failed because something broke and didn't pass our
>> tests anymore.
> Can you elaborate on that? I don't remember seeing problems.

Andrew, do you remember what problems you had?


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