[Samba] How do I build 4.13 with custom libs?

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Wed Jan 27 04:30:25 UTC 2021

On Mon, 2021-01-25 at 10:35 -0500, Joshua Kramer via samba wrote:
> Hello,
> I've done a couple hours of Google trawling to try to find the answer
> to this simple question, to no avail.
> How do I build Samba 4.13 with libraries in a custom location?  I'm
> building on CentOS 7.  I had to build a number of system libraries
> from scratch (in a custom location) because C7's libraries were too
> old for Samba 4.13.  I'm to the point where I'm actually building
> Samba, but I can't figure out how to get Samba build process to look
> at my custom location instead of the system location for libraries!
> Usually it's --with-lib-path=/custom/path/lib
> --with-include-path=/custom/path/include ... but Samba's
> waf/configure
> script won't accept that.



These provide the clues on how to get the required packages.

Either if you ran this or built it yourself, to find gnutls in a custom
location use 


I hope this helps,

Andrew Bartlett

Andrew Bartlett (he/him)       https://samba.org/~abartlet/
Samba Team Member (since 2001) https://samba.org
Samba Team Lead, Catalyst IT   https://catalyst.net.nz/services/samba

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