Binary package “libsvga1-dev” in ubuntu precise

console SVGA display development libraries and headers

 svgalib provides graphics capabilities to programs running on the
 system console, without going through the X Window System. It uses
 direct access to the video hardware to provide low-level access to
 the standard VGA and SVGA graphics modes. Only works with some
 video hardware; use with caution.
 This package contains the static libraries, header files and documentation.