[Samba] "./configure" LDAP checks failing on AIX

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Tue Jul 30 00:31:22 MDT 2013

On Thu, 2013-07-25 at 14:40 +0000, Gilles Pion wrote:
> Samba version 4.0.7
> Aix 6.1
> Compiler: IBM xlc
> Last lines of "./configure" output:
> Checking for ldap_init : not found 
> Checking for ldap_init_fd : not found 
> Checking for ldap_initialize : not found 
> Checking for ldap_set_rebind_proc : not found 
> Checking for ldap_add_result_entry : ok 
> Checking whether ldap_set_rebind_proc takes 3 arguments : ok 
> Active Directory support not available: LDAP support ist not available.
> <path>/wscript:760: error: Active Directory support not found. 
> Use --without-ads for building without Active Directory support.
> Reason (verified)
> the generated "test.c" file user in configure checks doesn't have the required 
> ldap include:
> #include <ldap.h>
> I've not found a "clean" way to patch configure to fix this
> Anyone able to help?

Where is ldap.h on your system.  It may be enough to just specify
CFLAGS="-I/usr/local/openldap/include" ./configure

(if that is where ldap.h is).

If we have found ldap.h, it will be added to those tests.

Andrew Bartlett
Andrew Bartlett
Authentication Developer, Samba Team           http://samba.org
Samba Developer, Catalyst IT                   http://catalyst.net.nz

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