[Samba] Samba 2.2.8 compile failure - Solaris 8, SunCC, LDAP
Dallas N Antley
dna+samba at clas.ufl.edu
Tue Mar 18 02:06:35 GMT 2003
/- On Monday (3/17/2003 22:50) John H Terpstra <jht at samba.org> wrote:
> On Mon, 17 Mar 2003, Dallas N Antley wrote:
> > My apologies if this isn't the correct posting address -- I didn't see
> > an obvious "report problems here" on the website. Some of the code
> > modifications introduced between 2.2.7 and 2.2.8 don't appear to agree
> > with Solaris, using Sun's CC, with the LDAP support code. Note that
> > I'm linking against the Solaris-bundled LDAP package (SUNWlldap).
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> Is OpenLDAP installed on your system, with the development libraries?
No, it isn't. According to the 2.2.5 notes, I shouldn't need them.
This worked from 2.2.5 through 2.2.7, which is why I brought it up.
Due to our network configuration, we're not too concerned about the
lack of SSL support.
| Changes in 2.2.5
| See the cvs log for SAMBA_2_2 for more details
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| 4) Correctly link against Sun LDAP libraries on Solaris 8 (even
| through there is no apparent SSL support there)
If OpenLDAP is now a requirement, the documentation should be updated
accordingly. Of course, OpenLDAP needs to include a pointer to the
Berkely DB source code, but that's another project entirely.
I'll try to locate the OpenLDAP dependencies and rebuild Samba
accordingly. If that works, I'll post a follow-up message so we can
update the documentation.
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> Samba-3.0.0 supports multiple password back-ends. See man smb.conf and
> look for "passdb backend".
Thanks for the pointer.
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