Development Environment Setup Archive

How to resolve : fatal error: curses.h: No such file or directory

Whenever you are trying to do kernel menuconfig very first time after installation of ubuntu, its chances that you will see the error as below, $ make ARCH=arm CROSS_COMPILE=arm-bcm2708-linux-gnueabi- menuconfig HOSTCC scripts/kconfig/mconf.o In file included from scripts/kconfig/mconf.c:23:0: scripts/kconfig/lxdialog/dialog.h:38:20: fatal error: curses.h: No such file ...Read More

What is the difference between elfutils and binutils ?

As per wikipedia, elfutils is mentioned as, “Ulrich Drepper wrote elfutils, to replace GNU Binutils, purely for Linux and with support only for ELF and DWARF” elfutils is a Red Hat project. There is substantial overlap between elfutils (eu-addr2line, eu-elflint, eu-findtextrel, eu-nm, eu-readelf, eu-size, ...Read More