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Re: [RFD] ncurses update
On Mon, Sep 17, 2001 at 07:56:32PM -0400, Charles Wilson wrote:
> Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> >>>Splitting is ok but what about just naming the file `ncurses5-5.2-1'?
> >>>The package would be nearer to the other ncurses package in setup's
> >>>package dialog.
> >>No objections here -- but Red Hat doesn't do it that way (nor does any
> >>other RPM-based distro). Don't we want to be like Red Hat?
> Also, then you'd have "ncurses5" and "ncurses6" -- which contain just
> the dll's, along with "ncurses" which contains the executables and man
> pages. That just doesn't seem to make much sense to me.
??? I never said so. I was talking about the current package called
"ncurses" and the old compatibility package called "curses5".
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