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Re: ncurses-4.1 under b19?
- To: gnu-win32 at cygnus dot com
- Subject: Re: ncurses-4.1 under b19?
- From: mh at mike dot franken dot de (Michael Hirmke)
- Date: 01 Mar 1998 10:27:00 +0100
- Organization: Kommunikationsnetz Franken e.V. (Nuernberg)
>Has anyone tried building ncurses-4.1 using b19 yet? I was able to
>build and install it using coolview, but have hit a snag with b19.
Yep, works like a charm - only thing is, you have to replace /bin/sh,
which is actually an ash port, with bash.
cp <cygnus>/bash.exe /bin/sh.exe
and you're done.
It seems to be the "quoting bug" in ash, which prevents compiling
ncurses in this case.
As for me, I did the above mentioned copy *and* mounted my Cygnus
directory to /bin. So normally I have ash as sh, but if I need bash as
sh, I simply umount /bin and get the original contents of /bin, i.e.
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