[Samba] [Solaris 8+9][ads] Is there a package built?

Dennis Clarke dclarke at blastwave.org
Fri Dec 19 18:41:05 GMT 2008

> Hi folks,
> Has anyone created a samba package for Solaris 8 and/or Solaris 9 with
> ads support built-in?
> I'm currently using 3.0.28 on Solaris 10, and it works exactly the way
> that I need (using the default package that ships from SUN with the OS).
> The default samba that ships with Solaris 9 is in the 2.2.12 (too old),
> and I havent checked which version might have shipped with Solaris 8...
> I'm hoping to find a nice little package compiled for installation on
> Solaris 8 and one compiled for installation on Solaris 9.
> Ideally this will be version 3.0.28 (to be consistant), but I'll be
> happy with anything more recent.
> If you've built your own package and are willing to share the gory
> details, please let me know what you did and why!
> The reason that I'm so intent on a package, is that I need to be able to
> deploy this to older hosts "on a whim", without the luxury of a complete
> compile from scratch on each occasion.
> I thank you all for your comments and suggestions,

Yes, i have recently been to the fifth level of hell with this. Feel free
to open up a forum at wiki.blastwave.org regarding this and then we will
find a way forwards.

Just FYI .. I'm doing testing on a Sparc20 also.

Dennis Clarke

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