Newt is a programming library for color text mode, widget based user interfaces. It can be used to add stacked windows, entry widgets, checkboxes, radio buttons, labels, plain text fields, scrollbars, etc., to text mode user interfaces. Newt is based on the S-Lang library.
This package is known to build and work properly using an LFS-7.5 platform.
Download (HTTP): http://fedorahosted.org/releases/n/e/newt/newt-0.52.17.tar.gz
Download MD5 sum: f36d4d908965a0c89fd6fd8b61a6118b
Download size: 176 KB
Estimated disk space required: 5.1 MB
Estimated build time: less than 0.1 SBU
User Notes: http://wiki.linuxfromscratch.org/blfs/wiki/newt
Install newt by running the following command:
sed -e 's/^LIBNEWT =/#&/' \ -e '/install -m 644 $(LIBNEWT)/ s/^/#/' \ -e 's/$(LIBNEWT)/$(LIBNEWTSONAME)/g' \ -i Makefile.in && ./configure --prefix=/usr --with-gpm-support && make
This package does not come with a test suite.
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sed -e ... -i Makefile.in: Disables installation of an static library.
Last updated on 2014-07-07 10:03:51 +0000