Subject: Re: libftdi on FreeBSD
>>>>> "Joerg" == Joerg Wunsch <libftdi@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> writes:
Joerg> OK, this describes my observations when trying to compile the git
Joerg> version of libftdi on FreeBSD. (Before, I've only been using the
Joerg> stable versions through the FreeBSD ports system, where someone
Joerg> else "moderates" any build issues and the like.)
Joerg> First, FreeBSD 8.x (and above) ships with a native libusb that is
Joerg> API compatible to both, the old 0.1 as well as the 1.0 API. All
Joerg> this is in libusb.a/libusb.so. However, there is no tool like
Joerg> libusb-config configure.in relies on.
Joerg> The FreeBSD port currently removes all the checks for
Joerg> libusb-config and the libusb version, and then just sets
Joerg> LIBS="$LIBS -lusb"
Joerg> (and reruns the auto* tools)
Joerg> Perhaps there could be a better way for that so FreeBSD doesn't
Joerg> have to muck around with that?
How does CMAKE build libftdi-1 on FreeBSD?
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