[Samba] A little lost on the WAF build process

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Mon Sep 15 10:51:07 MDT 2014

On Sun, 2014-09-14 at 15:47 -0400, Jason Pyeron wrote:
> I am working on migrating the RHEL/CentOS Samba 4 rpm to 4.1.12.
> I noticed that it is no longer building tdbbackup, but it was a few hours ago before other (unknown) environment/config changes. So I started digging through the build system to see how it is enable/disabled.
> http://wiki.samba.org/index.php/Waf
> Does not tell me what causes waf to build in lib/tdb/
> A little navigation help would be appreciated.

If you had libtdb-devel installed, and it was the right version, then we
won't build anything from lib/tdb.  This means you need to install
tdb-tools to get tdbbackup.

Andrew Bartlett

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

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