[oe] samba-essential upgrade or remove?

Mike Westerhof mike at mwester.net
Mon Mar 15 13:46:06 UTC 2010

Koen Kooi wrote:
> I think samba-essential reason of being can be done in regular samba
> recipes by putting some better thought in PACKAGES and FILES. So: delete
> this.

No, the necessary incantations must be done in the configure stage, so
that the generated binaries do not have so many dependencies.  The size
problem is not limited to the samba packages themselves; a very
significant part of the issue are the external dependencies.

-Mike (mwester)

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