On Wed, 2009-12-02 at 21:07 +1100, tridge@xxxxxxxxx wrote:
> Hi Andrew,
> I think we should remove the build dependency on the RFCs. Currently
> the RFCs are needed for a build because
> source4/heimdal/lib/wind/gen-map.py is used to extract a character
> table map from rfc3454.txt, which is then used as part of the source
> of heimdal.
> I think it may be better to commit the resulting lib/wind/map_table.c
> and lib/wind/map_table.h into our tree, or to replace the routines
> which use these maps with Samba specific maps (using our iconv code).
Please don't change the Heimdal code here. We are down to a very small
number of Heimdal patches, and I want to keep it that way, as it allows
us to soon migrate to building against a system Heimdal.
> Then we would no longer have a build dependency on this RFC, so we
> could strip it from the tarball.
The irony is that this would break another Debian requirement to rebuild
all generated files during the make process.
Andrew Bartlett http://samba.org/~abartlet/
Authentication Developer, Samba Team http://samba.org
Samba Developer, Cisco Inc.