ncurses
Port variant standard
Summary Terminal-independent lib for full-screen output
Package version 6.4_2
Homepage https://invisible-island.net/ncurses/ncurses.html
Keywords devel
Maintainer nobody
License MIT
Other variants There are no other variants.
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Last modified 02 APR 2023, 18:43:58 UTC
Port created 29 MAR 2017, 05:41:42 UTC
Subpackage Descriptions
complete This is the ncurses-standard metapackage. It pulls in all subpackages of ncurses-standard.
primary The ncurses software includes a SVr4 and XSI-Curses compatible curses library as well as terminfo tools including "tic", "infocmp", and "captoinfo". The library is used by other programs for text-mode support of color, multiple highlights, forms-drawing characters, automatic recognition of keypad and function-key sequences, and more. This package contains the shared libraries.
tools This package contains the terminfo tools of ncurses.
dev This is the developer subpackage of the ncurses-standard port. It may contain headers, pc files, static and PIC libraries and SO links.
man This is the man page subpackage of the ncurses-standard port.
terminfo This package contains the terminfo tree-based database.
docs This is the documents subpackage of the ncurses-standard port.
Configuration Switches (platform-specific settings discarded)
This port has no build options.
Package Dependencies by Type
Build (only) pkgconf:primary:standard
Runtime (only) ncurses:primary:standard (tools subpackage)
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ftp://invisible-island.net/ncurses/
tsite http://invisible-mirror.net/archives/ncurses/current/
Distribution File Information
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clisp:standard ANSI Common Lisp Implementation
cmake:standard Cross-platform Makefile generator
compiler-rt:standard Compiler runtime libraries for clang
cscope:standard C source code tree search and browse tool
dpkg:standard Debian package maintenance system
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libedit:standard Command line editor library
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openmp:standard LLVM Open Multi-Processing Runtime Library
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ravensys-root-linux:ABI26 Linux 2.6.32 builder system root
ravensys-root-linux:standard Linux 3.2.0 builder system root
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whowatch:standard Display information logged on users
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zsh:standard Interactive Z Shell