Re: Proper ncurses package
On Sat, May 23, 2009 at 07:21, Daniel Burrows <email@example.com> wrote:
> On Fri, May 22, 2009 at 09:39:13PM -0600, "Boyd Stephen Smith Jr." <firstname.lastname@example.org> was heard to say:
>> In <email@example.com>, Jason
>> Filippou wrote:
>> >The command 'man ncurses' brings up nothing (or, to be
>> >more precise, an error message). When I connect to my department's linux
>> >systems via ssh they appear to have the library installed since the relative
>> >manpage is working.
>> >Which package would fit my needs best?
> libncurses-dev is a virtual package -- you need libncurses5-dev.
He might also want libncursesw5-dev, if he needs to handle wide