You can now install msys-ncurses, msys-libncurses, and msys-terminfo
> Only narrow text is supported (no wide text (Unicode)).
> This library can be used for msys applications in the mintty terminal
> emulator. msys-ncurses will not work in Windows consoles like Windows
> Console, Console(2), ConsoleZ, or ConEmu.
msys-ncurses does work in Console/ConEmu when you set environment
variable TERM to cygwin:
but this is with limitations. For instance special characters, like line
drawing characters, will not be correctly displayed. Also resizing may
not work as expected. In mintty everything works fine (using