Can't configure 5.0

Andreas Jaeger aj@suse.de
Thu Jul 6 23:14:00 GMT 2000


>>>>> Robert Schweikert writes:

 > Andreas,
 > Thanks, however I guess I'll need some more help.

 > When I look in the configure script I can't find any reference to
 > "ncurses". From the output of "configure I can see that it is looking for
 > it but where? "ncurses" is installed but I have no clue why it can't be
 > found.

Check the log file for details (config.log).

Andreas
 >  rpm -qa | grep ncurses
 > ncurses3-1.9.9e-11
 > ncurses-5.0-11

 > Any ideas?
 > Thanks,
 > Robert


 > Andreas Jaeger wrote:

>> >>>>> Robert Schweikert writes:
>> 
>> > I am getting the following error when trying to configure gdb 5.0:
>> > configure: error: Could not find a term library
>> > Configure in /usr/local/gdb-5.0/gdb failed, exiting.
>> 
>> > For referenc I include the whole configure output below.
>> 
>> Have a look:
>> checking for tgetent in -lncurses... (cached) no
>> checking for tgetent in -lHcurses... no
>> checking for tgetent in -ltermlib... no
>> checking for tgetent in -ltermcap... (cached) no
>> checking for tgetent in -lcurses... (cached) no
>> checking for tgetent in -lterminfo... no
>> 
>> None of these libraries exist on your system - or configure can't find
>> them.
>> 
>> Install ncurses and you're set.  Otherwise check the config.log file
>> yourself why those can't be found.
>> 
>> This is a configuration problem of your machine.
>> 
>> Andreas
>> --
>> Andreas Jaeger
>> SuSE Labs aj@suse.de
>> private aj@arthur.inka.de

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 Andreas Jaeger
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