At 7:45 pm +0200 27/9/02, Bram Moolenaar wrote:
>Ben Fowler wrote:
>> > ... I think we need to compile with -lncurses on 10.2, without it on 10.1. ...
>> I believe that this statement is correct. Obviously as I currently only
>> use 10.2, I cannot lay down the law for schemes that work equally
>> well on both platforms. You may want to take it up with the Project
>> Builder people
>> <URL: http://www.lists.apple.com/mailman/listinfo/projectbuilder-users >.
>> who might know how to get the best out of gcc under these circumstances.
>Note that Vim only needs a few tty functions. I think they are
>tgetent(), tgetnum() and tgetstr(). Using the curses library is a bit
>of overkill. Perhaps there is another library that provides these
>functions and is available both on 10.1 and 10.2? Mostly it's termcap.
I'll pick this up.
This is obviously the right way to go; but it seems (and I put it
no more strongly then that), that 10.2 has termcap and 10.1 does not.
I do think that it should be possible to do without the curses library;
It is simply going to be rather difficult to verify until someone
takes a candidate solution and shows that it runs on 10.1 .
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