Subject: Re: The curse of the ncurses package
To: Mark Andres <>
From: Robert Nestor <>
List: current-users
Date: 01/02/1998 19:26:00
Mark Andres <> wrote:

>This is *not* a Mac dependent thing. If you are installing ncurses for the
>*first* time (ie., there is absolutely no trace of any ncurses anywhere,
>even pkg_delete does not clean it all out), then you will have this
>problem. Once again, the crux of the problem is:


That's exactly what I did - install on a completely new system that had 
never had ncurses installed on it previously.  I didn't have the problem 
you describe.  I also don't remember having the problem when I did the 
same installation on my PC system.