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RE: missing files for ppp



Peter,

Thanks for the quick reply. I have pulled down libcap-0.6.2 and
libcap-0.7.1. If you have any advice on which one to use, it would be
appreciated. I am going to try libcap-0.7.1 first and see if I run into
any issues.

Thanks,

Phil Sutter

On Mon, 2003-07-07 at 23:55, Peter Kjellerstedt wrote:
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Phil Sutter [mailto:phil@xxxxxxx.com] 
> > Sent: Tuesday, July 08, 2003 02:39
> > To: dev-etrax@xxxxxxx.com
> > Subject: missing files for ppp
> > 
> > Hi,
> > 
> > I am currently running ppp-2.4.2b1 on the Axis 82 board and am now 
> > trying to recompile to support filtering.
> > 
> > libpcap is required for this configuation and it does not appear
> > to have been provided. Does anyone know where I could get this 
> > library compiled for CRIS or get the source so that I could comple it?
> 
> You will have to do it yourself. The source can be found
> at http://www.tcpdump.org/.
> 
> > pcap.h,  pcap_init.h and  bpf.h  are also required and do appear
> > to have been provided. While I have versions of each of these from
> 
> They are not provided as far as I know. I think you will notice if
> you look in pppd/Makefile.linux that if you add FILTER=y, it adds
> -I/usr/include/pcap to CFLAGS, which is why it seems like these
> files are provided (it uses the ones from your RH distribution).
> You will want to change that to -I$(prefix)/usr/include/pcap for
> it to work correctly once you get libpcap installed.
> 
> > my Redhat 8.0 distribution, I do not know if these are the same. 
> > Does anyone know?
> > 
> > Thanks,
> > 
> > Phil Sutter
> 
> //Peter