[sclug] Staticly link smbclient

J.Mann jon at spinis-associates.co.uk
Tue May 6 14:50:43 UTC 2008

On Tue, May 06, 2008 at 03:36:15PM +0200, pieter claassen wrote:
> I am trying to link smbclient statically and I have tried:
> 1. ./configure; make LDFLAGS="-static"

I think you are looking for:

  ./configure --enable-static=yes

See "./configure --help" for more options.

> 2. edited the Makefile and added -static to the bin/smbclient target

Manually editing Autoconf managed Makefiles should be a last
resort :-)

> Any ideas?

If you are on a Debian box, the "libsmbclient-dev" package will provide
you with the static libraries.

Jon Mann.

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