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Re: [SLUG] Debian & .h files / Kernel building
- To: Jeff Waugh <jdub@xxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: [SLUG] Debian & .h files / Kernel building
- From: Craige McWhirter <craigem@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Mon Aug 14 18:43:33 2000
- Cc: slug@xxxxxxxxxxx
Thanks everyone who had an idea. Turned out I needed libc6-dev (as
indicated by Jeff) and the libncurses5-dev to get the show going.
Jeff Waugh wrote:
> > Michael Lake wrote:
> > > Craige McWhirter wrote:
> > >
> > > I've got them on one Debian system but not another. One was a
> > > clean Potato install, the other an upgrade from Slink to Potato.
> > Ah the replies to this will provide some info between how
> > Debian and RH packages can answer this question.
> lazarus: ~
> $ dpkg -S /usr/include/fcntl.h
> libc6-dev: /usr/include/fcntl.h
> As you saw above, dpkg -S. The output of dpkg --help is pretty good. Long,
> but good.
Yes, it is. I'd read that yesterday and somehow overlooked it. I guess
"S" for search was really just to obtuse ;)