Re: Bug#815265: kinect-audio-setup: FTBFS on kfreebsd: implicit declaration of function 'libusb_set_auto_detach_kernel_driver'
On Sun, 21 Feb 2016 00:38:06 +0000
Steven Chamberlain <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Antonio Ospite wrote:
> > libusb_set_auto_detach_kernel_driver() is available in libusb-1.0 since
> > v1.0.16 dated 2013-07-11, according
> > to /usr/share/doc/libusb-1.0-0/changelog.gz
> > I see that the kfreebsd ports use a compatible library named libusb2,
> > where can I find more info about it?
> > Can the libusb-1.0 library from http://libusb.info/ be used at all on
> > kfreebsd?
> That does not support the kernel of FreeBSD. So FreeBSD had its own
> implementation of the libusb 0.1 and 1.0 APIs. FreeBSD just calls it
> The Debian package is called libusb2-dev for some reason I don't
> know(?); the library is in a package called libusb3 to match the
> current SONAME which is .3
> The latest usb.h upstream is unchanged since 2013-03-13 so it has no
This is the libusb0.1 compat header, the one for libusb-1.0 seems to be
Anyway, I think the proper, long-term solution would be to have the
library updated to match a more recent libusb-1.0 version, rather than
patching every single program.
Any idea about how to ping the developers?
A: Because it messes up the order in which people normally read text.
Q: Why is top-posting such a bad thing?