[blfs-support] wpa_supplicant-1.0 fails to compile

Andrew Benton andy at benton.eu.com
Mon May 28 01:52:57 PDT 2012


On Thu, 24 May 2012 15:38:20 +0100
John Burrell <john_burrell at hotmail.com> wrote:

> 
> wpa_supplicant-1.0 fails with:
> 
> ../src/drivers/driver_nl80211.c:25:31: fatal error: netlink/genl/genl.h: No such file or directory
> compilation terminated.
> 
> I had to include the libnl3 headers location:
> 
> CFLAGS="-I/usr/include/libnl3" make BINDIR=/sbin LIBDIR=/lib
> 
> for it to work.

Thanks for the information. I've not built wpa_supplicant-1.0 yet (I've
been away). I suspect that we need to put:
"CFLAGS += -I/usr/include/libnl3" back into the config file.

Andy



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