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Posted by:dragorn
Subject:newcore compilation error
Date:15:32:49 12/11/2008

> Hi, I just downloaded the latest svn newcore (12th November), and I'm trying to compile it on ubuntu intrepid. Configure gives the following output:


> iwcontrol.cc: In function ‘int mac80211_createvap(const char*, const char*, char*)’:
> iwcontrol.cc:629: error: ‘if_nametoindex’ was not declared in this scope
> iwcontrol.cc:667: error: ‘if_nametoindex’ was not declared in this scope
> iwcontrol.cc:683: error: ‘if_nametoindex’ was not declared in this scope
> make: *** [iwcontrol.o] Error 1
>
> I've made sure I have the latest wireless.h file, but can't find any other reason for this error. any suggestions?

You need a current libnl for mac80211 netlink control. Updating config to test for this and disable.

-m


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