[erlang-questions] Compiling Erlang on Power6 processors

Gustavo Aquino <>
Fri Mar 12 17:44:42 CET 2010


Thanks Peter, this was the problem.

On Fri, Mar 12, 2010 at 11:51 AM, Peter Lemenkov <> wrote:

> Hello All!
>
> 2010/3/12 Gustavo Aquino <>:
> > Hi,
> >
> > I'm trying to compile Erlang R13B04 on IBM P550 with 6 processors p6,
> with
> > RHE for ppc and getting this error when running ./configure.
> >
> >
> > checking whether the child waiter thread should be enabled... no
> > checking for kstat_open in -lkstat... no
> > checking for tgetent in -lncurses... no
> > checking for tgetent in -lcurses... no
> > checking for tgetent in -ltermcap... no
> > checking for tgetent in -ltermlib... no
> > *configure: error: No curses library functions found*
> > *configure: error: /bin/sh
> '/root/downloads/otp_src_R13B04/erts/configure'
> > failed for erts*
>
> ncurses-devel is missing.
>
>
> --
> With best regards, Peter Lemenkov.
>


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