[arch-general] package ncurses lacks c++ support

Doug Newgard scimmia22 at outlook.com
Mon Mar 31 12:40:20 EDT 2014

> Date: Fri, 28 Mar 2014 22:52:10 +0800
> From: yakumolx at gmail.com
> To: arch-general at archlinux.org
> Subject: [arch-general] package ncurses lacks c++ support
> In core/ncurses, we have c++ wrapper header files like cursesw.h, but the corresponding library was not included.
> Actually, gnu ncurses itself only builds a static "libncurses++.a".
> Is there any need to do some extra work to add a libncurses++.so to the package?

I'm not sure how to build that one shared, file a bug report. We ship the pkg-config file, so we need to ship the library, too, in one form or another. 		 	   		  

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