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I need a few header file namely curses.h for text based programming
Please tell me how to install these header files.


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You can install libncurses5-dev package via Software Center or:



sudo apt-get install libncurses5-dev


Also, you can install the package by clicking here.



When you need a file or package and can't find it you can use some tools.



1. apt-file



First, install apt-file and update it.



sudo apt-get install apt-file
apt-file update


You can search with apt-file needed files or packages.



apt-file search curses.h


2. Use packages.ubuntu.com



Go to this link.



On right top, select package contents if your are searching a file included with a package. If you need a package directly, just search it with its name choosing package names.


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