[Samba] Join as DC requires libacl, not avail on Solaris

Gaiseric Vandal gaiseric.vandal at gmail.com
Thu Feb 27 14:02:04 MST 2014

When you run configure  before compiling what are the options?   acl 
support may not be enabled by default.   Solaris uses UFS and ZFS file 
systems, both of which are generally posix compatible (at least for 
Samba 3.)  Either way, I wouldn't expect to add non-Solaris packages.

On 02/27/14 15:34, Thomas Schulz wrote:
> Arter managing to build Samba 4.1.5 on Solaris 10 i386. I tried to
> join an existing Windows 2000 Server Active Directory domain as an
> additional domain controller. The join started to work and then died
> with the error:
> Error: Samba was compiled without the posix ACL support that s3fs requires.
> Try installing libacl1-dev or libacl-devel, then re-run configure and make.
> I downloaded acl-2.2.52 and the attr-2.4.47 that it required. It looks
> like these are really intended only for Linux. Solaris 10 does have ACLs.
> I don't know if they can be considered to be posic ACLs or not.
> Does anyone have any idea how to get around this problem? Our
> Windows 2000 server machine is now 15 years old and I would really
> like to have a backup domain controller running.
> Tom Schulz
> Applied Dynamics Intl.
> schulz at adi.com

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