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On 6 September 2011 17:19, Reuben Thomas <> wrote:
> On 6 September 2011 17:12, Bernd Eggink <> wrote:
>> On my Linux system, "require 'curses'" results in
>> /usr/bin/lua: error loading module 'curses' from file
>> '/usr/lib/lua/5.1/':
>>        /usr/lib/lua/5.1/ undefined symbol: strlcpy
>> (glibc doesn't contain this function).
> Thanks; the problem appears to have come about as a result of another
> developer using a BSD system. It's unfortunate that the release
> process doesn't actually test loading the curses module; I'll fix that
> and the bug and make a new release.

I have committed a fix to git for the code error; anyone who would
like this can download it at once from

I will now make the build system check that the curses module can be
loaded, and make a new release!