[Samba] Building VFS modules out of tree

Jeremy Allison jra at samba.org
Wed Oct 19 23:57:00 UTC 2016

On Tue, Oct 18, 2016 at 07:30:40PM +0530, Sandeep N via samba wrote:
> Hello
> I read some old messages on samba-technical list on this topic. Any
> development on this front to have "clean" way of doing it?
> Has anyone recently built the samba VFS module out-of-tree on samba4?
> I am trying to figure out ways to build my VFS plugin without using waf
> build and samba source code, but only picking predetermined set of headers
> required for a VFS module and dependent libraries from a already built
> samba source.
> Please share your findings if there is a way to do this. Appreciate the
> help.

Don't know if there's a "standard" way of doing this. We (obviously)
don't test. Can you make it build if you add to your local tree ?

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