Package Details: termbox-git r230.707f62e-1

Git Clone URL: (read-only, click to copy)
Package Base: termbox-git
Description: termbox library (ncurses alternative)
Upstream URL:
Licenses: custom
Conflicts: termbox
Provides: termbox
Submitter: None
Maintainer: mlq
Last Packager: mlq
Votes: 9
Popularity: 0.004908
First Submitted: 2010-02-19 13:10
Last Updated: 2016-06-01 06:11

Dependencies (2)

Required by (2)

  • mle (requires termbox)
  • mle-git (requires termbox)

Sources (1)

Latest Comments

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lenormf commented on 2018-07-25 13:41

I modified the PKGBUILD file to install the python module as well, here is the patch:

--- /tmp/PKGBUILD.orig  2018-07-25 16:39:33.797704576 +0300
+++ /tmp/PKGBUILD       2018-07-25 16:39:19.484112733 +0300
@@ -7,7 +7,7 @@
 arch=('i686' 'x86_64')
-makedepends=('git' 'python')
+makedepends=('git' 'python' 'cython')
@@ -29,6 +29,7 @@
 package() {
   cd "$srcdir/$_gitname"
   ./waf install --destdir=$pkgdir
+  python install --prefix="$pkgdir/usr"

 pkgver() {


Anonymous comment on 2018-04-22 17:43

Upstream URL doesn't exits. Should it be

gciruelos commented on 2016-06-01 01:02

+1 to linkmauve and grandchild.

linkmauve commented on 2016-05-22 18:36

Please add conflicts and provides for termbox, so programs depending on it can just use 'termbox' in their depends.

grandchild commented on 2016-03-02 14:51

Please fix the pkgver(), as requested several times. There are suggestions in the comments as well as on
Thanks! :)

demizer commented on 2015-07-11 23:31

The PKGBUILD is missing "python" in makedepends. This package does not build in a clean chroot environment.

Anonymous comment on 2015-05-24 10:53

fixed pkgbuild w/o waf dependency:

Anonymous comment on 2015-05-24 10:53

fixed pkgbuild:

stevenhoneyman commented on 2014-08-08 19:44

oops forgot 1 more: please add "staticlibs" option - as this library is popular as a lightweight alternative for ncurses, people might/will want to link statically against it for small/embedded systems

stevenhoneyman commented on 2014-08-08 19:42

waf shouldn't be a dependency -- it's already included in the git repo (you run ./waf ___ in your pkgbuild)

the main issue is the pkgver() function is broken, and always thinks there is an update