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SAMBA & winbind ./configure --with-pam fails always

From: Philippe Dhont (Sea-ro) (Philippe.Dhontsearo.be)
Date: Wed Jun 04 2003 - 08:21:03 CDT

Thnx for the support, and indeed i use linux *off course* !
I do everything on debian these days.
I checked for PAM internet on the official site:


I have PAM installed (or else my linux wouldn't work) and i installed the
newer version also.
But it is still not working, where can i find those devel packages ?
I looked on:
(there are all the pam packeges)
But what exactly do i have to install ? I need winbind for windows
authentication testing.
I am not so familiar with the devel packages, i have PAM and it's working
and don't know lot's more about other devels.
I checked dselect from debian and there i can see that:
Libpam0g-dev and these should be the development files for PAM, and it is

> configure:14172: checking whether struct passwd has pw_age
> configure:14224: checking for poptGetContext in -lpopt
> configure:14267: checking whether to use included popt
> configure:14282: checking configure summary
> configure:14291: gcc -o conftest -O -D_LARGEFILE64_SOURCE
> -D_FILE_OFFSET_BITS=64 -D_GNU_SOURCE conftest.c -ldl -lnsl -lpam 1>&5
> /usr/bin/ld: cannot find -lpam
> collect2: ld returned 1 exit status
> configure: failed program was:
> #line 14287 "configure"
> #include "confdefs.h"
> #include "./tests/summary.c"

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