Re: menuconfig issue (checklist) in & 2.6.21-rc7 ?

From: Michael Tokarev
Date: Wed Apr 25 2007 - 10:37:36 EST

Sunil Naidu wrote:
> Hello,
> I was trying to compile those kernels with make menuconfig. I am
> getting the error in scripts/kconfig/lxdialog/checklist.o. Here is the
> output:
> [sukhoi@Akula2 linux-]$ sudo make menuconfig

Don't compile kernel as root.

> HOSTCC scripts/kconfig/lxdialog/checklist.o
> In file included from scripts/kconfig/lxdialog/checklist.c:24:
> scripts/kconfig/lxdialog/dialog.h:32:20: error: curses.h: No such file or directory

And before doing make menuconfig, install ncurses package (both
the library and development files).

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