Changes between Initial Version and Version 2 of Ticket #7281


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Nov 17, 2012 5:55:05 PM (17 months ago)
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  • Ticket #7281

    • Property Priority changed from normal to high
    • Property Difficulty changed from to Unknown
    • Property Milestone changed from to 7.6.2
  • Ticket #7281 – Description

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    11On Fedora 17 the build fails when attempting to run "configure". The relevant section says: 
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     2{{{ 
    33checking for ncurses.h... yes 
    44checking for setupterm in -lncursesw... no 
     
    77configure: error: in `/home/paj/packages/ghc-7.4.2/libraries/terminfo': 
    88configure: error: curses library not found, so this package cannot be built 
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     9}}} 
    1010The relevant section from config.log says: 
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     11{{{ 
    1212configure~:3285: gcc -o conftest -g -O2   conftest.c -lncursesw   >&5 
    1313/usr/bin/ld: /tmp/cc1CCCaI.o: undefined reference to symbol 'setupterm' 
     
    1515/lib64/libtinfo.so.5: could not read symbols: Invalid operation 
    1616collect2: error: ld returned 1 exit status 
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     17}}} 
    1818I've set the architecture to x86_64 because thats what I run, but I expect it would happen on other Fedora 17s as well.