Subject: Re: HEADS UP: new curses in tree
To: Thor Lancelot Simon <>
From: Jason R Thorpe <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 12/02/2001 16:59:35
On Sun, Dec 02, 2001 at 05:41:26PM -0500, Thor Lancelot Simon wrote:

 > This is *precisely* the kind of thing that should cause a library major
 > version number bump; you have changed the ABI such that applications linked
 > to the old library can not function with the new library.

There was another ABI change, too.  I filed a PR about it, and christos
fixed it, including bumping the major number.

However, Christos has not yet bumped the major of all the shlibs that
use curses functions.

        -- Jason R. Thorpe <>