Subject: Re: System configuration utility
To: David Forbes <>
From: Perry E. Metzger <>
List: current-users
Date: 09/27/1998 16:30:57
David Forbes writes:
> > Using ncurses may be a problem. As best I understand it (not very
> > well), ncurses is a package, not in our tree itself, so any
> > system-config tool based on ncurses would have to be a package, too.
> Well, okay, I'll use curses then - I hadn't realised this was the case
> until you pointed it out.  I haven't used either before, and I haven't
> started writing the UI yet (although I've designed it), so it doesn't make
> much difference at the moment.

Quite seriously, don't worry about it. Within a few months, we will
have ncurses in the tree.