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Re: [vox-tech] compiling kernel's in debian?
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Re: [vox-tech] compiling kernel's in debian?

stephen, you need libncurses development files.  as in libncurses5-dev (or

go to dselect, do a search on ncurses by hitting /

you can find the next instance by hitting \

cycle through the list and look at all the packages dealing with ncurses.
there should be 5 or so.


On Thu 08 Mar 01,  3:17 PM, Mytho X said: 
> Ok, so here is the same error:
> morpheus:/usr/src/kernel-source-2.2.18pre21# make menuconfig
> rm -f include/asm
> ( cd include ; ln -sf asm-i386 asm)
> make -C scripts/lxdialog all
> make[1]: Entering directory 
> `/usr/src/kernel-source-2.2.18pre21/scripts/lxdialog'
> gcc -Wall -Wstrict-prototypes -O2 -fomit-frame-pointer -DLOCALE 
> -DCURSES_LOC="<curses.h>"   -c -o lxdialog.o lxdialog.c
> In file included from lxdialog.c:22:
> dialog.h:29: curses.h: No such file or directory
> make[1]: *** [lxdialog.o] Error 1
> make[1]: Leaving directory 
> `/usr/src/kernel-source-2.2.18pre21/scripts/lxdialog'
> make: *** [menuconfig] Error 2
> I double checked to make sure I had ncurses, bin86, gcc, kernel-source 
> (kernel headers even), etc
> Stephen

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