Subject: Re: obsoleting /usr/include/sys/md[45].h
To: =?iso-8859-1?Q?Jarom=EDr_Dolecek?= <>
From: Frank van der Linden <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 12/11/2000 22:58:48
On Mon, Dec 11, 2000 at 10:44:47PM +0100, Jaromír Dolecek wrote:
> Todd Vierling wrote:
> > We should be moving toward a trend of having LKMs compilable *without a
> > syssrc tree*, not the other way around.
> I disagree.
> Would you enlighten me how you'd like to build e.g. cd9660 LKM
> without syssrc ?
> I don't think we should install all kernel includes just because
> 'it might be needed by something'.

I think he's talking about things like 3rd party device drivers.
You should be able to develop one without having syssrc, like
on Solaris.

- Frank