New ncurses packages...
I've modified the control files for these so that ncurses-base now
As I understand it, this should allow dselect and/or dpkg to DTRT when
upgrading from the a.out ncurses-runtime. Any firsthand experiences
would be nice---I haven't had a virgin system to test on in a long
Since I can't upload these to ftp.debian.org, I'm putting them at
ftp://lot49.med.miami.edu/pub/mdorman. I'll try to get them up on
ftp.debian.org as soon as possible.
Here's the .changes files...
Date: 20 Jan 96 00:46 UT
Binary: ncurses-base ncurses-bin ncurses-term ncurses3.0 ncurses3.0-dev
ncurses-base: Video terminal manipulation: Minimum set of terminals
ncurses-bin: Video terminal manipulation: associated programs and man pages
ncurses-term: Video terminal manipulation: additional terminal files
ncurses3.0: Video terminal manipulation: shared libraries
ncurses3.0-dev: Video terminal manipulation: Developer's libraries and docs.
Changes: upgrades eased by providing ncurses-runtime in appropriate packages.
-rw-r--r-- 1 root staff 710752 Jan 18 11:19 ncurses-1.9.8a-4.tar.gz
-rw-r--r-- 1 root staff 7765 Jan 18 11:19 ncurses-1.9.8a-4.diff.gz
-rw-r--r-- 1 root staff 5218 Jan 18 11:18 ncurses-base-1.9.8a-4.deb
-rw-r--r-- 1 root staff 50810 Jan 18 11:18 ncurses-bin-1.9.8a-4.deb
-rw-r--r-- 1 root staff 171482 Jan 18 11:19 ncurses-term-1.9.8a-4.deb
-rw-r--r-- 1 root staff 119716 Jan 18 11:18 ncurses3.0-1.9.8a-4.deb
-rw-r--r-- 1 root staff 715302 Jan 18 11:18 ncurses3.0-dev-1.9.8a-4.deb
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