[arch-general] What is aclocal?

Bruno Pagani bruno.pagani at ens-lyon.org
Wed Apr 20 07:52:17 UTC 2016

Le 20 avril 2016 09:48:14 GMT+02:00, Tinu Weber <takeya at bluewin.ch> a écrit :
>On Wed, Apr 20, 2016 at 09:31:37 +0200, Gerhard Kugler wrote:
>> "[...] error while loading shared libraries: libncursesw.so.5: [...]"
>> ncurses is existing here of course
>In addition to Antonio's response, the `ncurses` package does not
>provide libncursesw.so.5. You should instead look for the AUR package
>`ncurses5-compat-libs`. Also, if urlview depends on ncurses5, the
>package should state so (and you might probably want to notify the

Or the package does depend on ncurses, but since the OP didn’t rebuild it since ncurses 6.0 update, it does still link against the .5 version, hence the error message (the lib is not on the system anymore) and rebuilding it should be fine. ;)


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