Samba 4.10.4 - Error loading module nfs4acl_xattr due to dependent libraries

Ralph Boehme slow at
Mon Jul 20 08:15:10 UTC 2020

Am 7/20/20 um 10:02 AM schrieb Sandeep Nashikkar via samba-technical:
> Hello
> I am trying to load VFS module nfs4acl_xattr which is compiled and linked on Samba 4.10.4 as shared module.
> It fails to load with following error:
>   Error loading module '/usr/lib64/samba/vfs/': cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory
> I have been using the module compiled with source with samba installed from yum repo till Samba 4.8.3. I did not face this issue before.
> Can someone guide me why does it depend on this library and how can I tackle this? Do we need to install another package to fulfill the deps?
> The libgssapi-samba4 library is not present in standard locations on a setup where we upgrade/install the samba-4.10.4 through yum repository.
> Its present in the ./bin/default/source4/heimdal_build/ when we build the samba for the module itself.
> If we provide the LD_LIBRARY_PATH and use LD_DEBUG=libs, we see it loads many libraries with -samba4 suffix from that directory.
> Do I need to build samba module with a particular configure flag so that these dependencies are not required?
> Appreciate any help in advance.

whatever pulls in the depedency for to why don't you just package them so they're available
at runtime?


Ralph Boehme, Samba Team      
Samba Developer, SerNet GmbH
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