[Samba] cross-compile samba4

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Thu May 17 06:06:15 MDT 2012

On Tue, 2012-05-15 at 10:40 +0100, Mike Howard wrote:
> Hi All,
> Are there any good, up-to-date hints out there for cross compiling 
> Samba4 for Arm?
> I've looked at http://wiki.samba.org/index.php/Waf#cross-compiling but 
> the info is a little dated it appears. I'm looking to build for the 
> dreamplug and based on the info on the wiki I've installed qemu and an 
> arm toolchain but 'cross-execute' appears to be ignored. At least that's 
> what it looks like to me.
> The 'config' step fails complaining it can't find the python libraries 
> but I suspect the process is failing to run the created arm code.
> Of course I could be way off of base with my assumtions. Maybe I'd be 
> better off not using waf? Either way, any hints on cross-compiling 
> samba4 greatly appreciated.


I've CC'ed Kai, who is our expert on Samba4 on ARM.  Hopefully he can
help you out.

Andrew Bartlett

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