waf update to 1.9.15

David Mulder dmulder at suse.com
Fri Feb 2 17:22:32 UTC 2018

Here's my branch I'm working from:


I've merged in your branch on a python3 only system (python2 is not
installed), and I've started picking away at everything that fails under

On 02/01/2018 02:48 PM, Alexander Bokovoy wrote:
> On to, 01 helmi 2018, David Mulder wrote:
>> On 02/01/2018 02:00 PM, Alexander Bokovoy wrote:
>>> On to, 01 helmi 2018, David Mulder via samba-technical wrote:
>>>> One of SUSE's build guys decided to do some work attempting to update
>>>> samba's version of waf. I've spent a little time tinkering with his
>>>> patches, but I thought I'd post it here for everyone else to comment on.
>>>> I haven't had much luck getting these to build, but supposedly it works
>>>> with samba 4.7.3.
>>>> Is anybody else already working on waf updates? Any thoughts/comments?
>>> I actually have been working this week to update to 2.0.4 (latest
>>> upstream). We started with a plain update to 1.9 with Andreas tree in
>>> https://git.samba.org/?p=asn/samba.git;a=shortlog;h=refs/heads/master-waf,
>>> but I'm already having something that is using 2.0.4. It still doesn't
>>> build fully, though, but configure step passes. I modernized most of our
>>> buildtools/wafsamba/ as part of it.
>> Awesome. Where can I find your WIP branch with 2.0.4?
> I haven't pushed it anywhere yet since I cannot yet get Heimdal build to
> compile.
> Hopefully, I'll be able to gather everything together and push it
> tomorrow.

David Mulder
SUSE Labs Software Engineer - Samba
dmulder at suse.com
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