IOKit dont compile

Discussion in 'Mac Programming' started by nMac, Jun 19, 2011.

  1. nMac macrumors newbie

    Jun 19, 2011
    Hi everyone,

    I'm new on Mac OS. So, I created a Terminal Project in C on Xcode 3.2.
    I wanna compile my terminal project with "<IOKit/IOKitLib.h>" and "<Foundation/Foundation.h>", but when I do it return several errors(something like 7k errors). However, if I create a Cocoa Project, these libs compile well. These frameworks works only on Objective-C?

    I need some light here... what I doing wrong? O past my last two days searching some to help me, but I failed ;p

  2. robbieduncan Moderator emeritus


    Jul 24, 2002
    Foundation certainly requires Objective-C. Depending on what you want from Foundation you may be able to drop down a level to CoreFoundation (CF prefixed) pure C level APIs.
  3. nMac thread starter macrumors newbie

    Jun 19, 2011
    That's a great detail! :rolleyes:

    Thank you!
  4. larkost macrumors 6502a

    Oct 13, 2007
    The real problem here is that you have probably not included the Foundation framework into your project. So when it goes t compile it does not find anything.

    Right click on the "Frameworks" portion of your project, and you can add it.

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