[Date Prev][Date Next]
RE: Building a backend.
See ITS #192 on www.openldap.org in the Issue Tracking System.
> Ok, I've embarked on my first serious attempt to hack OpenLDAP.
> I've followed
> the examples and read the docs and UMich on building my own
> back-end. It all
> seems straightforward enough until...
> How do I get this thing to compile? I've looked through the config and
> Makefile.in files. I don't really understand how they work, but
> I've searched
> for every entry of "SHELL" and "shell" and added a similar entry
> for my backend
> ("orbit"). The makefile is created, but it never gets run. I
> get a message
> that says something like "run configure with --enable-orbit". I
> did that, no
> I've clearly missed something important. Can somebody give me a
> quick pointer
> on the easiest way to compile my backend into slapd?