[Samba] Option --enable-gnutls not available

Rowland penny rpenny at samba.org
Thu Jan 9 19:12:14 UTC 2020

On 09/01/2020 18:29, Rommel Rodriguez Toirac via samba wrote:
>   Hello all;
> I use a samba4 as an Active Directory Domain Controller since version 4.3.1
>   The options I used in ./configure were:
> ./configure --enable-fhs --prefix=/usr --sysconfdir=/etc --localstatedir=/var --enable-debug --enable-selftest -j2 -p --cross-answers --cross-execute --enable-cups --disable-iprint --with-acl-support --enable-gnutls --with-profiling-data --with-systemd
>    I have updated samba4 since then, now it is in the version 4.10.6
>   The Operation System is CentOS 7, release 7.7.1908.
>   I planed to upgrade to the stable version 4.11.4 and when run the command  ./configure with the usual parameters I have an error:
> waf: error: no such option: --enable-gnutls
>   Check in the parameters of that version and that parameter is absent.
>   In wiki.samba.org say that when it is going to be updated (samba4) the same options must be used as when it was installed.
>   In this situation, what can I do?
>   Is possible to eliminate this option without having any future problems?
>   Any suggestions?
>   Thanks in advance for the attention.
The '--enable-gnutls' option has now been removed, it is now enabled by 

Just remove the option from your configure line and build as normal.


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