ncurses - A CRT screen handling and optimization package

Property Value
Distribution ALT Linux Sisyphus
Repository Classic i586
Package filename ncurses-6.1.20180407-alt2.i586.rpm
Package name ncurses
Package version 6.1.20180407
Package release alt2
Package architecture i586
Package type rpm
Category System/Base
Homepage -
License -
Maintainer -
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The curses library routines are a terminal-independent method of updating
character screens with reasonable optimization.  The ncurses (new curses)
library is a freely distributable replacement for the discontinued 4.4BSD
classic curses library.


Package Version Architecture Repository
ncurses-6.1.20180407-alt2.x86_64.rpm 6.1.20180407 x86_64 Classic
ncurses - - -


Name Value
rpmlib(PayloadIsLzma) -
termutils-devel = 6.1.20180407-alt2:sisyphus+222164.200.1.1


Name Value
ncurses = 6.1.20180407-alt2:sisyphus+222164.200.1.1


Name Value
ncurses3 -


Type URL
Binary Package ncurses-6.1.20180407-alt2.i586.rpm
Source Package ncurses-6.1.20180407-alt2.src.rpm

Install Howto

  1. Add the following line to /etc/apt/sources.list:
    rpm [Sisyphus] i586 classic
    rpm [Sisyphus] noarch classic
  2. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  3. Install ncurses rpm package:
    # sudo apt-get install ncurses


2018-10-29 - Andrew Savchenko <> 6.1.20180407-alt2
- Move {screen,st,Eterm}-256color*, st to the base terms set.
2018-04-16 - Fr. Br. George <> 6.1.20180407-alt1
- Major version update
2018-04-16 - Fr. Br. George <> 5.9-alt11
- Fix relative path linking
2017-10-24 - Dmitry V. Levin <> 5.9-alt10
- libncurses: compressed NEWS file.
2017-09-12 - Fr. Br. George <> 5.9-alt9
- Remove circular buildreqs
2016-02-29 - Fr. Br. George <> 5.9-alt8
- Rebuild with new GCC
2015-09-16 - Fr. Br. George <> 5.9-alt7
- Package .pc files (Closes: #30312)
2015-09-14 - Fr. Br. George <> 5.9-alt6
- Update to 5.9-20141206
2015-07-16 - Fr. Br. George <> 5.9-alt5
- Change packaging scheme
2013-07-02 - Fr. Br. George <> 5.9-alt4
- Thanks asdus@ for tuning this up
- Version up to 5.9-20130622
- Enable C++ bindings

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