Ncurses is a programming library providing an, allowing the programmer to write text-based user interfaces, s, in a terminal-independent manner. It also optimizes screen changes, in order to reduce the experienced when using remote Unix shell.
Ncurses stands for "new curses", and is a replacement for the discontinued 4.http://www.wikipedia.org/wiki/curses.classic
Ncurses is a part of theproject. It is one of the few GNU files not distributed under the GNU General Public License or GNU Lesser General Public License; it is distributed under a license like the X11 License, which is sometimes referred to as the MIT License.
See also:, with Ncurses installation and .