[Libvir] build problems with latest cvs version

Richard W.M. Jones rjones at redhat.com
Fri May 4 16:20:05 UTC 2007

Daniel P. Berrange wrote:
> I think the trouble is that traditionally userspace builds didn't use the
> actual kernel headers. In Fedora historically there was a glibc-kernheads
> which had a set of header files not tracking any particular kernel release.
> Looking at the way bridge-utils in FC5 worked, they patched in a custom
> version of  sockios.h to get access to the bridge constants. Perhaps we'll
> have to do similar in libvirt or find a different way to call the bridge
> stuff.

Running brctl directly perhaps?


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