Compile in VS2005 for using NDISUIO instead of WinPcap

Jouni Malinen jkmaline
Thu Jun 22 20:22:00 PDT 2006

On Thu, Jun 22, 2006 at 02:05:26PM +0200, ALG-2006 at wrote:

> i can't figure out how to compile the latest Version 5.4 in Visual Studio to use NDISUIO instead of WINPCAP.
> Somehow the configuration mentioned in the changelog is missing (CONFIG_L2_PACKET=ndis) and i can not find it in the MAKEFILE as well.

The VS project files use quite a bit different mechanism for build time
configuration. Unfortunately, it is not documented at the moment.
CONFIG_L2_PACKET=ndis would be used in .config if Makefile (GNU make) is

Anyway, for this particular change with VS2005 build, you would need to
add the following line into build_config.h (inside the


And replace l2_packet_winpcap.c with l2_packet_ndisuio.c in the project
source files list.

Jouni Malinen                                            PGP id EFC895FA

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