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Re: kernel header files : problems (yes, again)\

> hy.
> ok, i have libc5-dev installed without changing anything with the header
> files. and i have the current kernel source and headers installed.
> i'm kompiling a program, that needs to access current kernel headers
> (isdnutils), so i compile it with -I/usr/src/linux/include .

You mean that your isdnutils binary don't work on my system (assuming
I use a different kernel)? 


> the problem : there is a /usr/src/linux/include/net directory, so i will
> also get this directory. but only linux/ and asm/ shoud override
> /usr/include, not net/ (because : net/ is buggy !). what shall i do ?

How about reporting the bugs and get them fixed, if you are so sure
you found kernel bugs?

> ok, i know how to fix this, but with the next libc or kernel header
> update i will have to fix it again... any good solution ?

Fix the kernel.

> (where can i find the reasons, why kernel headers are in libc ? i know
> that nearly anybody sais, that this is the right way, but sometimes i
> get frustrated and start to disbelief).

/usr/doc/lib5/FAQ.gz -- where else?

joost witteveen, joostje@debian.org
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#what's this? see http://www.dcs.ex.ac.uk/~aba/rsa/

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