[riot-notifications] [RIOT-OS/RIOT] cpu/native: remove unused can_linux module (#15407)
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Tue Nov 10 16:50:20 CET 2020
@wosym commented on this pull request.
> @@ -20,7 +20,7 @@
-#error "MODULE can_linux is only available on Linux"
+#error "MODULE periph_can is only available on Linux"
I understand the purpose of this message (even though at first I also misinterpreted it), but for people unfamiliar to RIOT or unfamiliar to the RIOT can-system, this message is very ambiguous. It can be understood as "You can only use periph_can when running RIOT on Linux (i.e. native)", which is not the case.
I would reword it to something along the lines of "Usage of periph_can on RIOT native requires libsocketcan. Currently this is only available on Linux".
(I'm still not 100% convinced about my own proposition. There's still room for confusion. But I would go more or less in this direction to avoid users from misinterpreting what is supported and what is not.)
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