net/samba41 port compiles nmbd as a shared object, not executable

Craig Rodrigues rodrigc at
Fri May 9 18:21:13 UTC 2014

On 05/08/14 15:10, John Hixson wrote:
> So, fix what ?
> We were seeing that smbd was not dumping core. It would claim to be dumping
> core but wasn't. It appears this is completely unrelated. The issue
> turns out to be the kern.sugid_coredump sysctl. Once this is set, smbd
> will core fine.

OK, so after discussions with John, I understand what is going on.
The net/samba41 port is fine, and nothing needs to be changed in it.

We just need to verify in our application that kern.sugid_coredump=1 is set,
in order to get debuggable coredumps from Samba.


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