The Samba-Bugzilla – Bug 1583
libiconv detection under Solaris 8/9 does not work
Last modified: 2005-08-24 10:19:31 UTC
Michael Collin Nielsen <firstname.lastname@example.org>
pointed out the following in email:
Richard Sharpe wrote:
> On Wed, 21 Jul 2004, Michael Collin Nielsen wrote:
>>>>I came to the conclusion that the libiconv, that I supplied when I ran
>>>>configure wasn't used... config.log showed that the shared library
>>>>couldn't be loaded by the configure script. The configure only adds a -L
>>>>libiconv-path not a -R libiconv-path, therefore all the tests failed. I
>>>>added a LDFLAGS=-R/path/to/libiconv/lib, and now configure is able to do
>>>>the conversions :-)
>>>Hmmm, but this suggests that configure failed to do the right thing?
>>>Perhaps it should be fixed. What was the path to libiconv?
>>My configure-line looks like this:
>>--prefix=/pack/samba-3.0.4 --with-readline --with-automount
>>--with-syslog --with-quotas --with-acl-support
> OK, configure.in is not smart enough to know that if you specify a
> --with-libiconv, the library might be a shared library, and thus, it
> should try -R...
this should be fixed several versions ago. Lot's of configure
work wrt to libiconv.
sorry for the same, cleaning up the database to prevent unecessary reopens of bugs.