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--- a/INSTALL
+++ b/INSTALL
@@ -1,5 +1,5 @@
 -------------------------------------------------------------------------------
--- Copyright (c) 1998-2012,2013 Free Software Foundation, Inc.               --
+-- Copyright (c) 1998-2013,2014 Free Software Foundation, Inc.               --
 --                                                                           --
 -- Permission is hereby granted, free of charge, to any person obtaining a   --
 -- copy of this software and associated documentation files (the             --
@@ -25,7 +25,7 @@
 -- sale, use or other dealings in this Software without prior written        --
 -- authorization.                                                            --
 -------------------------------------------------------------------------------
--- $Id: INSTALL,v 1.167 2013/03/09 21:22:04 tom Exp $
+-- $Id: INSTALL,v 1.171 2014/04/26 20:30:01 tom Exp $
 ---------------------------------------------------------------------
              How to install Ncurses/Terminfo on your system
 ---------------------------------------------------------------------
@@ -315,6 +315,10 @@ SUMMARY OF CONFIGURE OPTIONS:
        programs are useful in this configuration, e.g., reset and tput versus
        infocmp and tic.
 
+    --disable-db-install
+       Do not install the terminal database.  This is used to omit features
+       for packages, as done with --without-progs.
+
     --disable-ext-funcs
        Disable function-extensions.  Configure ncurses without the functions
        that are not specified by XSI.  See ncurses/modules for the exact
@@ -333,6 +337,10 @@ SUMMARY OF CONFIGURE OPTIONS:
     --disable-largefile
        Disable compiler flags needed to use large-file interfaces.
 
+    --disable-lib-suffixes
+       Suppress the "w", "t" or "tw" suffixes which normally would be added
+       to the library names for the --enable-widec and --with-pthread options.
+
     --disable-libtool-version
        when using --with-libtool, control how the major/minor version numbers
        are used for constructing the library name.
@@ -829,10 +837,15 @@ SUMMARY OF CONFIGURE OPTIONS:
        filesystem-based terminfo entries.
 
        Use the parameter value to give the install-prefix used for the
-       datbase, e.g.,
+       database, e.g.,
                --with-hashed-db=/usr/local/BigBase
        to find the corresponding include- and lib-directories under the
-       given directory.
+       given directory.  Alternatively, you can specify a directory leaf
+       name, e.g., 
+               --with-hashed-db=db4
+       to make the configure script look for files in a subdirectory such as
+               /usr/include/db4/db.h
+               /usr/lib/db4/libdb.so
 
        See also the --enable-getcap option.