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-8.0 platform.
Download (HTTP): http://fedorahosted.org/releases/n/e/newt/newt-0.52.19.tar.gz
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Download size: 180 KB
Estimated disk space required: 7.2 MB
Estimated build time: 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 a static library.
Last updated on 2017-02-19 00:13:39 -0600