[PlanetCCRMA] minimal FC2/Planet machine - cannot run make menuconfig

Mark Knecht Mark Knecht <markknecht@gmail.com>
Fri Nov 19 13:52:00 2004

   I built my kid's machine with no programming software on it
(apparently) and have had to load things like gcc using apt. I'm now
trying to build a kernel but make menuconfig won't run. It looks like
a curses issue?

Script started on Fri 19 Nov 2004 01:22:02 PM PST
[root@wizard linux]# make install^H^H^H^H^H^H^H^H^H^H^H^H^[[6Pls
-al^H^H^H^H^H^Hmake install^H^H^H^H^H^H^H^H^H^H^H^H^[[K^G^Gmake
  HOSTCC  scripts/lxdialog/checklist.o^M
In file included from scripts/lxdialog/checklist.c:24:^M
scripts/lxdialog/dialog.h:29:20: curses.h: No such file or directory^M
In file included from scripts/lxdialog/checklist.c:24:^M
scripts/lxdialog/dialog.h:127: error: syntax error before "use_colors"^M
scripts/lxdialog/dialog.h:127: warning: type defaults to `int' in
declaration of `use_colors'^M
scripts/lxdialog/dialog.h:127: warning: data definition has no type or
storage class^M
scripts/lxdialog/dialog.h:128: error: syntax error before "use_shadow"^M

I couldn't find curses in apt. What do I need to load?