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menu_items

Section: Curses Library Functions (3CURSES)
Updated: 31 Dec 1996
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NAME

menu_items, set_menu_items, item_count - connect and disconnect items to and from menus  

SYNOPSIS

cc [ flag... ] file... -lmenu -lcurses [ library... ]
#include <menu.h>

int set_menu_items(MENU *menu, ITEM **items);

ITEM **menu_items(MENU *menu);

int item_count(MENU *menu);  

DESCRIPTION

set_menu_items() changes the item pointer array connected to menu to the item pointer array items.menu_items() returns a pointer to the item pointer array connected to menu.item_count() returns the number of items in menu.  

RETURN VALUES

menu_items() returns NULL on error.

item_count() returns -1 on error.

set_menu_items() returns one of the following:

E_OK The routine returned successfully.

E_SYSTEM_ERROR System error.

E_BAD_ARGUMENT An incorrect argument was passed to the routine.

E_POSTED The menu is already posted.

E_CONNECTED One or more items are already connected to another menu.

 

ATTRIBUTES

See attributes(5) for descriptions of the following attributes:

ATTRIBUTE TYPEATTRIBUTE VALUE
MT-LevelUnsafe

 

SEE ALSO

curses(3CURSES), menus(3CURSES), attributes(5)  

NOTES

The header <menu.h> automatically includes the headers <eti.h> and <curses.h>.


 

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NAME
SYNOPSIS
DESCRIPTION
RETURN VALUES
ATTRIBUTES
SEE ALSO
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