Subject: Re: ncurses 4.2?
To: Simon Burge <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Todd Vierling <email@example.com>
Date: 05/05/1999 10:28:59
On Wed, 5 May 1999, Simon Burge wrote:
: > # Is there a reason that we've got ncurses 1.9.9g in pkgsrc and
: > # not ncurses 4.2? If the answer is "no one's got around to it",
: > # I'll start. If there's any other reasons, speak up!
: > I think someone had lisc. fears about it.. But if your going to be sticking
: > your head into ncurses.. can I beg you to libtool the build?
: Off the top of my head the licencing for 4.2 is _much_ better than for
...and if no one really objects, I already have a pkg for ncurses 4.2 that
can be retested (it's rather dusty ;) and committed. `Any objections?'
: As far as libtool - I've managed to hide from it so far. Is there a 30
: second primer around anywhere?
I don't even know how much doc is out there. I know some is in Packages.txt
... I really should document it better.
-- Todd Vierling (Personal firstname.lastname@example.org; Bus. email@example.com)