Kernel and glibc headers
bruce.dubbs at gmail.com
Tue Jan 11 16:20:09 PST 2011
William Immendorf wrote:
> On Tue, Jan 11, 2011 at 2:35 PM, Bruce Dubbs <bruce.dubbs at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Yes. The kernel headers include definitions for the kernel only. Don't
>> use the kernel headers for applications or utilities.
> Unless you want to use the kernel for direct hardware access or
> graphics accleration.
In which case you are building the kernel or kernel modules, not
applications or utilities. Some applications may want to access
internal kernel structures, but that is poor practice and I'm not sure
the kernel even allows that any more.
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