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SubjectRe: [PATCH] Have menuconfig use ncursesw
On Saturday 24 December 2005 21:42, Jan Engelhardt wrote:
> Hi,
> on vgacon (standard tty1 stuff) with UTF8 enabled, running make menuconfig
> gives ascii-art lines `a la + - and |. I use the following patch to get
> back the line graphics from the upper part of the font. AFAICS this should
> have no impact on non-utf consoles. Include it in mainline?

Not everybody has libncursesw, therefore such a patch should runtime detect
whether such a library is available before unconditionally linking against


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