On 2016-10-11 16:34 +0200, Ailin Nemui wrote:

> Package: libtinfo-dev
> Version: 6.0+20160917-1
> I need libtinfo.so and stumbled upon this sentence in the description.
> It is bad for 2 reasons - no explanation given - no suggested action.
> My guess is to depend on ncurses, but why if I only need tinfo?

Because libtinfo-dev does not contain any header files, so you will need
libncurses5-dev (or libncursesw5-dev, but its header files are in
/usr/include/ncursesw, so you have to take some action to find them).
See the discussion in https://bugs.debian.org/644426 for some


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