[Pkg-samba-maint] Bug#807331: Bug#807331: samba: Fails to build from source when not being able to download docbook.xsl

John Paul Adrian Glaubitz glaubitz at physik.fu-berlin.de
Mon Dec 7 14:23:00 UTC 2015

On 12/07/2015 03:03 PM, Jelmer Vernooij wrote:
> Are you sure that it is actually attempting to download the file from a remote
> server? The docbook-xsl package should make sure that it is just using a local
> copy of that file, even when Samba is referencing the URL.

No, I am not 100% sure yet. I am still trying to debug the issue.

> The root cause is probably this bug: http://bugs.debian.org/750593

That could explain the problem on sparc64 and x32, but it doesn't
segfault on my amd64 machine, yet the download fails. I can run xsltproc
with the URL in my sbuild chroot and it is able to download and parse
the file. However, when I sbuild samba, it still fails. I can't really
wrap my head around what happens here.

I will do more debugging and see whether I can pin-point the actual


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