[Buildroot] [PATCH] ncurses: Add libcurses symlink to libncurses

Peter Korsgaard jacmet at uclibc.org
Thu Sep 25 09:01:44 UTC 2014

>>>>> "Vicente" == Vicente Olivert Riera <Vincent.Riera at imgtec.com> writes:

 > Some packages use -lcurses when they are linking, so they try to link to
 > a library called libcurses. The library provided by our ncurses package
 > is called libncurses, so those packages fail to link with a message like
 > this one:

 > /bin/ld: cannot find -lcurses

 > Installing a libcurses symlink to libncurses fixes the problem.

 > Fixes:
 >   http://autobuild.buildroot.net/results/466/466995f9534447a4f54327a14c44ef9e16dd1123/

 > Signed-off-by: Vicente Olivert Riera <Vincent.Riera at imgtec.com>
 > Reviewed-by: Markos Chandras <Markos.Chandras at imgtec.com>

Committed, thanks.

Bye, Peter Korsgaard

More information about the buildroot mailing list