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Bug #25752 ncurses includes in ext/ncurses/php_ncurses.h conflicts with BSD curses.
Submitted: 2003-10-03 19:39 UTC Modified: 2003-10-03 21:02 UTC
From: suga at netbsd dot com dot br Assigned:
Status: Closed Package: Compile Failure
PHP Version: 4.3.3 OS: NetBSD
Private report: No CVE-ID: None
 [2003-10-03 19:39 UTC] suga at netbsd dot com dot br
When compiling PHP under NetBSD with '--with-ncurses', the build will fail when ext/ncurses/php_ncurses.h includes <curses.h>, which is actually BSD curses and NOT ncurses.
For the process to work under NetBSD, it's necessary to replace "curses.h" with "ncurses.h" in that file, like:

--- php_ncurses.h.old   Fri Oct  3 20:33:08 2003
+++ php_ncurses.h       Fri Oct  3 20:40:03 2003
@@ -19,7 +19,7 @@
 #ifndef PHP_NCURSES_H
 #define PHP_NCURSES_H

-#include <curses.h>
+#include <ncurses.h>

 extern int le_ncurses_windows;


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