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Re: make menuconfig (potato)

On Sat, 29 May 1999, Johan Pettersson wrote:

> Hello! 
> I have uppgraded from slink to potato (I now understand the word
> unstable=)
> And downloaded kernel 2.2.9. But when I type menuconfig I have got
> following
> error mess.
> rm -f include/asm
> ( cd include ; ln -sf asm-i386 asm)
> make -C scripts/lxdialog all
> make[1]: Entering directory `/usr/src/linux/scripts/lxdialog'
> gcc -Wall -Wstrict-prototypes -O2 -fomit-frame-pointer -DLOCALE 
> -DCURSES_LOC="<curses.h>"   -c lxdialog.c -o lxdialog.o
> In file included from lxdialog.c:22:
> dialog.h:29: curses.h: No such file or directory
> make[1]: *** [lxdialog.o] Error 1
> make[1]: Leaving directory `/usr/src/linux/scripts/lxdialog'
> from what I understand it can not find dialog.h and curses.h!

The error message actually says that dialog.h is looking for curses.h and
can't find it. Do you have the libncurses4-dev package installed?

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