HOWTO: curses-dev dependency not handled correctly

Eric S. Raymond esr at
Tue Aug 7 03:25:26 UTC 2018

Paul Theodoropoulos via devel <devel at>:
> Good catch. I thought that I had corrected that in one of the diffs I sent
> to ESR, but I only compounded the incongruity. You are correct - the
> libncurses5-dev Debian package is required. I can throw a diff at Eric now -
> or if he's 'watching' perhaps he'll put the fix in presently.

Please do - or better yet, make a merge request against the NTPsec website repo.

That's at git at
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