Integrated: 649: SKARA will not build/install without termcap

Patric Hedlin phedlin at
Thu Sep 17 21:30:45 UTC 2020

On Thu, 17 Sep 2020 13:56:04 GMT, Erik Helin <ehelin at> wrote:

> Hi all,
> please review this small patch that makes us fall back to `TERM=dumb` if `TERM` is not specified when building on Linux.
> Testing:
> - [x] `make` works on Linux x64 with and without `TERM` defined
> Thanks,
> Erik

gradlew line 191:

> 189:     export LANG=en_US.UTF-8
> 190:     export LANGUAGE=en_US.UTF-8
> 191:     export TERM=${TERM:-dumb}

TERM=dumb will work as a workaround (dropping the _fancy_ progress bar) but TERM not being set is not the proper
condition for lack of **termcap** support (e.g. when **terminfo** is used and TERM set accordingly).



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