global USE flag

Add ncurses support (console display library)

Packages describing “ncurses” as local USE flag

Package “ncurses” Flag Description
sys-process/procps Build programs that use ncurses: top, slabtop, watch
media-sound/ncspot Use cursive/ncurses-backend instead of crossterm or pancurses
games-roguelike/stone-soup Enable for console (uses ncurses) based build. (can be enabled on top of tiles)
dev-scheme/racket Add ncurses support for expeditor (REPL expression editor)
media-radio/unixcw Enables building the curses based morse code tutor program 'cwcp'.
sys-apps/s390-tools build hyptop monitoring program
net-im/pidgin Build finch, console interface
sys-devel/llvm Support querying terminal properties using ncurses' terminfo
sys-apps/duc Build support for the ncurses client
media-sound/alsa-utils install utils that use ncurses (e.g. alsamixer)
net-libs/liboping Build ncurses-based version of oping utility (requires sys-libs/ncurses)
app-emulation/qemu Enable the ncurses-based console

All packages providing a “ncurses” USE flag (83)