Announcement: Legacy libnetworking will be removed from RTEMS and will be placed in a separate repository

Vijay Kumar Banerjee vijay at
Thu Mar 4 15:33:00 UTC 2021

On Thu, Mar 4, 2021 at 7:26 AM Joel Sherrill <joel at> wrote:
> On Thu, Mar 4, 2021 at 8:22 AM Heinz Junkes <junkes at> wrote:
>> I have installed the legacy package but the files are not there.
>> I guess they were just forgotten in the legacy package.
> I'd guess Vijay forgot to install them. Certainly easy enough to do.
they're getting installed in the lib/ directory in the prefix:

For rtems_bsdnet.h and librtemsNfs.h, the right place for install was
supposed to be lib/include I guess (?) that might be the reason that
it's not being found from your application as it's searching for it in
the include directory. I'll push a fix to install it in the include
directory, but in the current state, these files do get installed in
the prefix location somewhere. Could you please try the ./waf install
again and see if these files are getting installed somewhere in the

Best regards,

> Eventually the NFSv2 client will need to be in the legacy stack
> package. But until the port of the FreeBSD NFSv4 client is available
> in libbsd, the existing NFSv2 client has to be used for both stacks.
> I suppose this may end up being the one piece of lingering clean up.
> --joel
>> Heinz
>> > On 4. Mar 2021, at 14:52, Joel Sherrill <joel at> wrote:
>> >
>> > Did you install the legacy package? If you installed it in the same place
>> > as the RTEMS 5 BSP, I would expect it to be there. This SHOULD be
>> > equivalent to prior split.

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