Subject: Re: Header placement for source compatibility
To: None <>
From: Klaus Heinz <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 12/31/2003 17:28:35
Chris Pinnock wrote:

> /usr/include/sys and then patch the app to look for videodev.h in the 
> various places. Put the patch into pkgsrc and send it back to the original
> developers. (After all there may be other patches as well.)

The above would get my vote as well but I would also like to suggest to
look at what other *BSD systems do. If we can get a more unified BSD
approach to the placement of those header files, the authors of the
linux specific applications may be more inclined to accept patches.

Maybe "" mentioned in

is the right place to ask?