Ncurses seems to not install 'tabs' command.

akhiezer lfs65 at
Thu Dec 10 08:37:48 PST 2009

20091206125602_-0600: Bruce Dubbs <bruce.dubbs at> wrote:
> Chris Staub wrote:
> > Actually, it was recently *added* to Ncurses...just not in a stable 
> > version yet - it's in the batch of upstream patches. I believe it's my 
> > fault - I sent in a ticket report with a list of program updates, 
> > including "tabs", which was in the patched version (as I use CLFS 
> > myself, and CLFS uses Ncurses' upstream patches) but not in the release 
> > version...
> Interesting.  I was looking at old ncurses code to find it, but couldn't 
> find it...
> In any case, I just commented it out so it will be easy to add back when 
> the next version is released.
>    -- Bruce

Should it be an erratum for lfs-6.5 book?



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