Compilation of ncurses (chapter 5) with gpm
nicolas.francois at free.fr
Tue Sep 11 15:53:38 PDT 2007
Le Tue, 11 Sep 2007 10:37:07 -0400 "support" <support at cslimits.net> a
> I'm not having a problem w builing ncurses in ch 5 or 6; from the subject of
> your post, it seems as though this is occurring the first time you build it,
> The output logs from the last build I did show:
> checking if you want to link with the GPM mouse library... maybe
> checking for gpm.h... no
> for both builds. It looks to me like you might have a larger problem; my
> guess is that you're still using your build host's header files and
> libraries @ that point. See "5.7. Adjusting the Toolchain"; by the time you
> reach first ncurses build (5.13) you should be using only the libraries etc.
> that you've built up to that point (from 5.7: "From this point onwards,
> everything will link only against the libraries in /tools/lib.").
You are guessing correctly : I missed something in the building of
chapter 5, and got an error compiling ncurses, even with --without-gpm.
I restarted the whole thing, and now everything is OK.
Sorry for the noise, and thanks for the help.
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