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Re: make menuconfig error

On Thu, Aug 03, 2000 at 10:19:33PM -0700, Dale Morris wrote:
> I'm trying to compile my new 2.2.16 kernel and when I run make menuconfig, I get the following error:
> make[1]: Entering directory `/usr/src/linux/scripts/lxdialog'
> gcc -Wall -Wstrict-prototypes -O2 -fomit-frame-pointer -DLOCALE  -DCURSES_LOC="<curses.h>"   -c -o lxdialog.o lxdialog.c
> 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'
> make: *** [menuconfig] Error 2
> luc:/usr/src/linux# 
> I know I need a development library here. Can anyone tell me which one it is?
> thanks

If you are using potato, it is libncurses5-dev.

Bob Nielsen, N7XY                          nielsen@oz.net
Bainbridge Island, WA                      http://www.oz.net/~nielsen

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