Re: ELF ncurses
> I am trying to wrap a new version of the miscutils package for ELF.
> It depends on ncurses, however, and I can't find debianized ncurses
> libs that work with the stuff in debian-1.0.
I've uploaded an interim, static libs-only, ELF version until the new
maintainer can take over.
-rw-r--r-- 1 david david 3709 Nov 19 00:57 ncurses-1.9.7a-1.diff.gz
-rw-r--r-- 1 david david 681052 Nov 19 01:05 ncurses-1.9.7a-1.tar.gz
-rw-r--r-- 1 david david 336466 Nov 19 01:09 ncurses-developer-1.9.7a-1.deb
-rw-r--r-- 1 david david 446831 Nov 19 01:13 ncurses-runtime-1.9.7a-1.deb
> Also, the ELF ncurses in the experimental directory seems to use
> the wrong soname.
I have some good news and some bad news. The ncurses developers have
added support for ELF shared libs, including assigning version
numbers, to the main distribution. Unfortunately, they haven't shown
a strong commitement to maintaining binary comptaibility. The major
version number has already changed once.
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