Ncurses 5.7 fail to configure

Dmitry Sokolov sokolovda at
Tue Jan 26 08:41:27 PST 2010

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Andrew Benton" <b3nton at>
To: <lfs-support at>
Sent: Tuesday, January 26, 2010 6:38 PM
Subject: Re: Ncurses 5.7 fail to configure

> On 26/01/10 11:00, Dmitry Sokolov wrote:
>> Hello, I'm Dmitry.
>> When i configuring package Ncurses 5.7, i gets error: Cannot link with
>> GPM library.
>> What is it? and how to configure & make Ncurses normal?
>> LFS 6.5 Stable from
>> Packages downloaded from wget list
>> LiveCD lfslivecd-x86_64-6.3-r2160
> Did you install gmp when you compiled gcc?
> Andy

When I compiling gcc I placed mpfr and gmp in a folder of initial files gcc 
as it is written in the book, compiling gcc in other folder, my problem 
right at the beginning it is possible to tell, on a step 5.14.1.
Did not see anywhere that it is necessary gmp to install. 

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