…enarios where one wants to pipe data into an ncurses program.
Patched ncurses up to 5.7-20110108. Improved the API a bit. Enabled support for 256 colors and wide characters. Added a widgets module. Improved the IRC client example.
With node v0.2.4, OSX 10.6.5, and this latest version of ncurses, the examples worked out of the box and nothing extra had to be done.
Fixed a bug where the color test example program was showing 'undefined' for the number of available colors. Also, ncurses is now configured to no longer compile its test programs.
…specially OSX Terminal.app users).