Subject: Re: Open Sound System questions
To: Brian Buhrow <>
From: Thilo Manske <Thilo.Manske@HEH.Uni-Oldenburg.DE>
List: port-i386
Date: 09/14/2000 16:22:50
On Thu, Sep 14 2000 at 06:30:41 -0700, Brian Buhrow wrote:
> 	Hello folks.  Has anyone used the open sound system from
> on their I386 systems?  When I download the package and try to run it, it
> really wants to open /usr/share/terminfo/letter/terminal name in order to
> give me a nice full screen interface.  NetBSD uses termcap and has no such
> directory of terminal structures.  Does anyone have any ideas on how I can
> make this program work without this set of files or can someone send me the
> terminfo tree from a Linux machine?
Install the ncurses package (if not already installed) and make
/usr/share/terminfo a symlink to /usr/pkg/share/terminfo (or wherever you
install your packages).

ncurses is in the devel category/directory. I guess you know the NetBSD
package system already :-)

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