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Re: missing files in /usr/include/sys
- From: rwj <r_wray_johnson at yahoo dot com>
- To: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Fri, 29 Apr 2005 15:03:41 -0700 (PDT)
- Subject: Re: missing files in /usr/include/sys
Christopher Faylor wrote:
> On Fri, Apr 29, 2005 at 02:40:34PM -0700, rwj wrote:
> >i think I've found part of my Serial and Modem device problem....
> apparently i
> >am missing the following .h files in my /usr/include/sys directory.
> You're apparently porting your code from some other UNIX system which
> had these files. Thery don't seem to be on linux and I am pretty sure
> that they are not standard. You're going to have to figure out what is
> in these files and see if it is offered by some other file in
> Porting between different versions of UNIX is not always an easy task,
> especially when you're trying to manipulate devices. This is not likely
> to be a problem that other people here can help you with. You really
> have to understand what's going on yourself if you want to do this
okay, thank you for the reply. I shall try and sort this out on my own then.
For the record, the code that wants these header files is the Perl module
"Device::SerialPort" as found on the CPAN mirrors.
maybe i should hassle the module developer as to why he didn't verify his build
on CYGWIN ... or perhaps i'm just expecting too much :/
Robert "I didn't sign up for this" Johnson
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