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Old 10-04-2010, 08:34 AM   #1
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error: asm/bitops.h: No such file or directory

I am trying to compile a file named process_30sec.c(thats a C program) through the Ubuntu terminal and it is showing the following error in command terminal:
process_30sec.c:15:23: error: asm/bitops.h: No such file or directory

I have just started using Ubuntu&Linux so I am not familiar with lots of commands and things going around.
I am using the following command to compile the process_30sec.c file:
kutub@ubuntu:~/Desktop$ gcc process_30sec.c

The above mentioned program file contains a header file <asm/bitops.h>, that I need to use in the program.
It seems that this header file is not recognized by the system, and it needs to be included somewhere in the system so that the terminal would allow me to compile this program.

Please suggests what to do??
Old 10-04-2010, 09:06 AM   #2
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Does anything turn up, if, in the terminal, you do

find / -name bitops.h ?
Old 10-04-2010, 09:24 AM   #3
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It should be contained with your kernel headers. What kernel are you using? and have you installed the headers for that kernel?
Old 10-04-2010, 05:19 PM   #4
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