cvs doesn't build .. my fault?

Francois Gouget fgouget at
Fri Mar 29 13:27:24 CST 2002

On Fri, 29 Mar 2002, Paul Millar wrote:

> Hi,
> A couple of things:
> First, I've noticed cvs didn't build for me anymore. The problem was
> because I removed the header files for ncurses (ie removed the
> ncurses-devel RPM).  The file dlls/ttydrv/bitmap.c then failed to compile.
> Having had a look at the code in ttydrv, its fairly obvious it wont build
> without either curses or ncurses installed. A simple patch (wine-diff-1)
> provides a better error message. It shouldn't be needed (with the next
> patch), but might help bug finding in the future.
> But, shouldn't wine simply abstain from building ttydrv if a (n?)curses
> package isn't available? I've attached another patch (wine-diff-2) that
> does that. AFAIK, there's no knock-on effects.

   Could this be that you did not re-run a clean configure?

Francois Gouget         fgouget at
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