Re: ncurses & libc6
> I was thinking about building ncurses 4.1 with libc6 when I saw
> this file :
> To compile this as an add-on for glibc, unpack it in the glibc source
> tree and put ncurses on the add-on list when you do configure.
> So it seems possible to compile libc6 and ncurses as a whole.
> As libncurses is outdated and needs to be recompiled for libc6 why not use
> this possibility ?
> David what do you think about this ?
> Note : please CC mails about this to me, I'm not subscribed to the list.
Hello, I'm the new libc5 & libc6 maintainer.
It is possible to include ncurses in the libc6 packages, but it is not
much easier to compile using the glibc source tree than doing without.
I contacted the ncurses maintainer, Michael Alan Dorman, last weekend
and he promised to have a new package out RSN.
Helmut Geyer Helmut.Geyer@iwr.uni-heidelberg.de
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