waf update to 1.9.15

David Mulder dmulder at suse.com
Fri Feb 2 20:53:45 UTC 2018

I've got it building exclusively python3 now! It dies in
source4/param/provision.c where aught to, since that module hasn't been
converted to python3 yet. I've pushed everything to my python3_ports branch.

On 02/02/2018 10:22 AM, David Mulder via samba-technical wrote:
> Here's my branch I'm working from:
> https://github.com/dmulder/samba/tree/python3_ports
> 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
> python3.
> 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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