Ncurses seems to not install 'tabs' command.

Bruce Dubbs bruce.dubbs at
Sun Dec 6 10:24:08 PST 2009

lfs65 at wrote:
> Hi,
> In the LFS-6.5 book, in the 'Contents of' section on the Chapter-6 
> Ncurses page 
> (, 
> it says that a command called 'tabs' is installed as part of Ncurses.
> But, I just don't see it anywhere on the completed LFS-6.5 system.

It looks like it has been removed from ncurses and the functionality 
replaced with setterm from util-linux-ng.

I've removed that entry from the book.  Thanks.

   -- Bruce

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