Problems with talk utility from inetutils

Christopher Faylor
Thu Jan 18 16:25:00 GMT 2001

On Thu, Jan 18, 2001 at 02:47:44PM -0500, Charles S. Wilson wrote:
>Corinna Vinschen wrote:
>> Definitely my fault. I figured out that my developer box still
>> used ncurses from the Cygwin 1.0 version. I have now completely
>> reinstalled the box with the latest net distro and I will release
>> a new inetutils soon.
>Users of the current inetutils can probably just set
>'TERMINFO=/usr/share/terminfo' and keep on going.
>Just a question: since ncurses is a "contrib" item, should inetutils use
>it or should inetutils just compile against termcap?

It should compile with termcap.  That may be tricky if terminfo is
installed, though.


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