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[Lcdproc] picolcd driver


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  • From: jarod at wilsonet.com (Jarod Wilson)
  • Subject: [Lcdproc] picolcd driver
  • Date: Mon, 10 Nov 2008 17:04:18 -0500

On Mon, 2008-11-10 at 14:54 -0700, Paul Thomas wrote:
> OK, the config.log file says "configure:13022: WARNING: The picolcd
> driver needs the libusb library.", but the libusb library is
> installed.
>
> I've now tried this on both a 32-bit & 64-bit machine with the same results.
>
> Please help

Simply having libusb probably isn't enough, you also need libusb-devel
or libusb-dev or whatever it is that provides the actual header files
for libusb.



> On Wed, Oct 15, 2008 at 5:39 AM, Bob Wiegand <bob_ml at stuffofmine.com>
> wrote:
> > Peter Marschall wrote:
> >>
> >> Hi Paul,
> >>
> >> On Tuesday, 14. October 2008, Paul Thomas wrote:
> >>>
> >>> I tried that with both the CSV and lcdproc-picolcd20x4-0.5.2-cvs.tgz
> >>> version. I still don't get a picolcd.so file.
> >>
> >> Bogdan is right, picolcd is not among the drivers that are built by
> >> default.
> >>
> >> Besides, the picolcd driver requires libusb.
> >>
> >> Perhaps you haven't installed it (or it's developemnt files).
> >> In addition to that, LCDproc requires pkg-config installed.
> >>
> >> Please report if this helps.
> >>
> >> Regards
> >> Peter
> >
> > A missing dependency is the most likely problem.
> >
> > Check the "config.log" file and search for "picolcd". There may be an
> > error message telling you what's missing.


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Jarod Wilson
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