failed to build nikal error on RHEL7.5 (3.10.0-862.3.2.el7.x86_64)


I am attempting to install NI488.2-17.0.0 on a RHEL7.5 machine with the 3.10.0-862.3.2.el7.x86_64 kernel.  Makefile for nikal fails.  I included NULL in do_munmap() in nikal.c as indicated in other threads on this site, to eliminate that error.  National Instruments explicitly declares support for what is this all about?  I have also tried NI488.2 15.1.1 with NIKAL 15.1.  No dice there either.  Am I missing something?  Any help would be greatly appreciated.



Make Output:



[lab1@s1012047 nikal]$ sudo make
  CC [M]  /var/lib/nikal/3.10.0-862.3.2.el7.x86_64/nikal/nikal.o
/var/lib/nikal/3.10.0-862.3.2.el7.x86_64/nikal/nikal.c:2023:10: error: ‘GENL_ID_GENERATE’ undeclared here (not in a function)
/var/lib/nikal/3.10.0-862.3.2.el7.x86_64/nikal/nikal.c: In function ‘nNIKAL100_initDriver’:
/var/lib/nikal/3.10.0-862.3.2.el7.x86_64/nikal/nikal.c:2063:4: error: implicit declaration of function ‘genl_register_family_with_ops’ [-Werror=implicit-function-declaration]
    if ((status = genl_register_family_with_ops(&nikal_netlink_family, nikal_netlink_ops, 1))) return status;
cc1: some warnings being treated as errors
make[2]: *** [/var/lib/nikal/3.10.0-862.3.2.el7.x86_64/nikal/nikal.o] Error 1
make[1]: *** [_module_/var/lib/nikal/3.10.0-862.3.2.el7.x86_64/nikal] Error 2
make: *** [nikal.ko] Error 2


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