problem compiling dynamic (chap 6) ncurses-5.2

Tony Sterrett tonyste at
Sat Mar 2 12:54:33 PST 2002

I'm have trouble compiling ncurse. I think this is because it is
looking for gawk which isn't in LFS environment.

Now awk is in $LFS/usr/bin so I could ln -s awk gawk, should I?
I could also copy from plain old /usr/bin.

Thanks in Advance

Output follows:
configure returns

Appending rules for normal model (ncurses)
./config.status: gawk: command not found
./config.status: gawk: command not found

and make returns 
root:/usr/src/ncurses-5.2# make
cd man && make DESTDIR="" all
make[1]: Entering directory `/usr/src/ncurses-5.2/man'
sh ./ ./terminfo.head ./../include/Caps ./terminfo.tail
make[1]: Leaving directory `/usr/src/ncurses-5.2/man'
cd include && make DESTDIR="" all
make[1]: Entering directory `/usr/src/ncurses-5.2/include'
gawk -f MKterm.h.awk ./Caps > term.h
/bin/sh: gawk: command not found
make[1]: *** [term.h] Error 127
make[1]: Leaving directory `/usr/src/ncurses-5.2/include'
make: *** [all] Error 2

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