PATCH: make disabling of vfs_snapper consistent with our configure/build system

Karolin Seeger kseeger at
Mon Aug 31 10:29:35 UTC 2020

Am 31.08.20 um 11:52 schrieb Andrew Bartlett:
> On Mon, 2020-08-31 at 11:36 +0200, Karolin Seeger via samba-technical
> wrote:
>> this is currently a blocker for 4.13.0, so we need a solution asap. Can
>> we agree at least on a temporary workaround?
>> Or on shippting 4.13.0 anyway?
> I'm lost as to why this is blocking 4.13, can you give me the short
> version?
> My understanding is this:
> I get that Björn would like to change our mostly-but-not-entirely
> consistent position from 'all features on by default, turn them off if
> they don't work for you' (since Waf was introduced) to 'auto-figure
> what the system has' (what autoconf traditionally did).   
> I also get that we have not been entirely consistent.
> But we did Waf, and much of this change, back in Samba 4.0 so why is
> this blocking the release at 4.13?

It's marked as a regression...

Karolin Seeger
Release Manager Samba Team
Team Lead Samba SerNet

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