need help with LDAP plug-in code and liblber dependency

Will Fiveash William.Fiveash at
Tue May 23 21:11:34 EDT 2006

On Tue, May 23, 2006 at 06:02:20PM -0500, Will Fiveash wrote:
> I'm doing some hacking to get the new MIT LDAP plug-in code to work and
> while I've got everything to compile I find that the in
> src/plugins/kdb/ldap insists on having a dependency on:
> =>      (file not found)
> I believe that this dependency is not necessary in Solaris because
> libldap contains the exported liblber functions (I think).  I've
> searched all the files and tried to convince the build logic not to link
> with -llber but I can't seem to get rid of that
> dependency.  Any advice here is welcome.

I just figured out why I was seeing that dependency
( had a dependency on /usr/local/lib/ which
still had a dependency on because I had not installed
the newer code).

> As an aside, I'd be happy to contribute changes back to get the MIT LDAP
> plug-in to work with the native LDAP but I need advice here as to the
> appropriate files to change (probably related to autoconf).

Still could use advice here.

Will Fiveash
Sun Microsystems Inc.
Austin, TX, USA (TZ=CST6CDT)

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