Subject: Re: ncurses vs. BSD curses
To: der Mouse <mouse@Rodents.Montreal.QC.CA>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 03/22/2004 20:25:15
On Mon, 22 Mar 2004, der Mouse wrote:
> > So I was thinking, what if we replaced our curses library with
> > ncurses?
> I thought this had already been done, quite some time ago.

No. The concensus was to not use ncurses, but do the 1-time work of fixing
whatever is needed in our curses to have a standard-compliant & free
curses version.

 - Hubert

Hubert Feyrer <>