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Bug#55400: libncurses problems

Let me clarify one point, below

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Ross Boylan [mailto:RossBoylan@stanfordalumni.org]
> Sent: Thursday, January 20, 2000 12:26 AM
> To: Adam Di Carlo
> Cc: 55400@bugs.debian.org; bugs@debian.org
> Subject: Bug#55400: libncurses problems
> At 12:09 AM 1/20/00 -0500, Adam Di Carlo wrote:
> >Ross Boylan <RossBoylan@stanfordalumni.org> writes:
> >
> >> At several points in the install I got an error about libncurses being
> >> unavailable.  I don't know if this prevented anything important from
> >> running--it did not make any important difference that I could tell.
> >>
> >> Sample error:
> >> 	error in loading shared libraries: libncurses.so.5
> >> 	Cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory
> >>
> >> This error came up while probing serial ports, and again a few
> steps later.
> >
> >Hmm?  During what phase of installation?
> The errors followed the phase were one chooses the initial
> drivers to load.
> then whether system clock uses GMT, then whether to boot from floppy.
> So, from memory, I think the system then reboots and it asks if
> you want to
> configure ppp.
> It preceded the question whether I wanted to start ppp.

In the preceding narrative, the errors do not follow every "then."
What I meant is I went through the steps listed in the installation.
The error first occurred after the question of whether I wanted to configure
It preceded the question about whether I wanted to start ppp.
> >I believe this is fixed in 2.2.5.
> >
> >--
> >.....Adam Di Carlo....adam@onShore.com.....<URL:http://www.onShore.com/>


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