[Samba] Building WMIC

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Mon Feb 3 18:10:51 MST 2014

On Fri, 2014-01-31 at 14:33 -0500, Darrin Thompson wrote:
> I downloaded source for samba-4.1.4 in hopes of testing the WMI functionality.
> I added to source4/wscript_build:
> bld.RECURSE('lib/wmi'
> This results in a build error:
> # make
> WAF_MAKE=1 python ./buildtools/bin/waf build
> Waf: Entering directory `/root/samba-4.1.4/bin'
>         Selected embedded Heimdal build
> Checking project rules ...
> Unknown dependency 'samba-config' in 'pywmi.objlist'
> I messed around with the wmi wscript_build file but the best I could
> do was get a compiler error about missing headers.
> Should I expect this code to be buildable at all?

No.  The story of wmi is a sad one, and not one that includes working
code in Samba.


Andrew Bartlett

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

More information about the samba mailing list