Lynx color support broken by update

Dave Horsfall dave at
Thu Sep 3 14:59:43 PDT 2015

On Thu, 3 Sep 2015, Ryan Schmidt wrote:

> > Same Lynx version on FreeBSD works OK, so Macports' is busted.
> Does FreeBSD use ncurses 5 or 6?

Aha!  It's (currently) using 5.9 (I did see that later reply).  So yep, it 
appears to be a problem with the way that Lynx uses Ncurses 6.

And I can't figure out what version of Ncurses that Lynxlet uses (I'm used 
to genuine BSD systems, not the Mac version).

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