in reply to NCurses based editor of configuration files?
I suppose this won't help:
https://github.com/azawawi/perl6-ncurses entitled GitHub - azawawi/perl6-ncurses: Perl 6 interface to NCurses library
Then, there is this:
http://www.slideshare.net/dkrotkine/cursestoolkit entitled Curses::Toolkit
Quote: Curses::Toolkit is a Perl module to build ncurses based applications.
Beginning with ncurses 5.8, ncurses has been ported to Win32 console using MinGW. I have built it both on Windows7 as well as via cross-compiling from FreeBSD, Fedora and Debian. From the latter, I make occasional builds which you may find useful:
Those functions should also make possible a port of the Unix's curses library; if there is anyone interested (and/or willing to contribute) to this project, e-mail me. Thank you.
http://pdcurses.sourceforge.net/ entitled Public Domain Curses
Quote: PDCurses is a public domain curses library for ... Win32 ...
https://www.projectpluto.com/win32a.htm entitled PDCurses (Public Domain Curses) modified/extended
A fork of PDCurses. (I was unable to find a brief quote that accurately described the fork.)