Re: new mc
On Thu, 25 Jan 1996, Dale Scheetz wrote:
> On Wed, 24 Jan 1996, David Engel wrote:
> > It works for me with ncurses3.0 installed. If it shouldn't be built
> > with ncurses, what should it be built with?
> Well, the last time I built it (unsuccessfuly) it was using Slang. When I
Yes. It uses SLang. The authors claim it does a better screen management
than ncurses. However, it can use ncurses too. It used a mixture of the
two libraries in my compilation.
However, if it works, maybe it wasn't that bad idea because the
executable is smaller. I built another one without ncurses, but I am
thinking of leaving it as it is now, or even switch completely to
ncurses. In that case, I will just change the depends: field.
> built it this way, the function keys.
The function keys...? :-)
> BTW, I can't seem to get the ftp file system to work. Any special setup
> to make this work?
It works for me. Even behind a firewall (with masquerade). The help file
says that you type
If you don't specify an user, it will use your login name. So, anon-ftp is:
Not completely the standard way to do it, I must admit.