[sane-devel] CVS Won't make.

Alessandro Zummo azummo-lists at towertech.it
Mon Jan 22 02:05:55 CET 2007

On Sat, 20 Jan 2007 12:37:25 +0100
> I've had the same problems too.
> Isn't it somehow fundamentally wrong to require kernel headers for sane?
> Sane is a user-space package not kernel-space.
> I remember seeing the compilation problem only with the epson backend,
> but surely other backends must handle byte-order issues. Can't we just
> fix the epson backend instead of requiring kernel headers for everyone?

 That header happens to have the same name of a kernel header,
 but it is not a kernel header at all.

 It's purpose is to provide portable definitions for endiannes conversion.
 theorically, we should fix all the backends to use that header.


 Best regards,

 Alessandro Zummo,
  Tower Technologies - Torino, Italy


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