[Samba] Error compiling samba server in MacOS

Bruno Lorente Cantarero blorente at novadevs.com
Thu Aug 6 11:53:18 UTC 2020

Hi Jeremy,

Thanks for the response, very glad to hear this. Do you think that you 
could notify here when there is something to test? I'm curious to know 
more about this.

Best regards,


El 3/8/20 a las 20:17, Jeremy Allison escribió:
> On Mon, Aug 03, 2020 at 08:22:21PM +1200, Andrew Bartlett via samba wrote:
>> On Mon, 2020-08-03 at 10:05 +0200, Bruno Lorente Cantarero via samba
>> wrote:
>>> Hi everyone,
>>> I'm trying to compile samba from macOS Catalina from several days
>>> ago
>>> without success, I'm a newbie on this kind of stuff over mac, so...
>>> It
>>> will probably be a noob error, but I'm lost.
>>  From the fact that random patches have to be applied to the fact that
>> Homebrew pulled their package of it I suggest that statistically about
>> people have done this.
>> If you like a challenge, you could probably get past these issues, but
>> be warned that even running an upstream Samba release on FreeBSD has
>> had its challenges from time to time, and this will be harder.
>> It has been a long time since I remember an active developer doing the
>> work to make MacOS go, and most of that went into the darwin port, not
>> upstream so has been lost.
>> Sorry!
> I will have some news on this shortly (where "shortly" may mean
> a few months :-). There is interest at Google on making this
> work for.. "reasons" :-).

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