Developing console apps.

David Grill Watson dgwatson at
Mon Mar 13 17:40:02 UTC 2000

you have to tell the linker to link in the curses lib, so it's '-lcurses', 
not just 'curses'.  (not that it is a lowercase L, not an uppercase i)

On Mon, 13 Mar 2000, you wrote:
> Hello all
> I am having some problems with the development of a c++ console app. which
> makes use of curses. I cannot convince KDev 1.1 to compile my project
> properly. I have tried to input "curses" in the linker dialog in
> projectsetup, but either the compiler says it have no reference to
> xxx-function, or gmake says it does not know how to build target "curses"
> required for my program. What am I doing wrong here?
> Please help me as I am looking very much forward to using Kdev for project
> management
> Yours Sincerely
> Morten Poulsen
> author of Sunshine Commander
> sc at

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