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curs_inwstr

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

curs_inwstr, inwstr, innwstr, winwstr, winnwstr, mvinwstr, mvinnwstr, mvwinwstr, mvwinnwstr - get a string of wchar_t characters from a curses window  

SYNOPSIS

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

int inwstr(wchar_t *wstr);

int innwstr(wchar_t *wstr, int n);

int winwstr(WINDOW *win, wchar_t *wstr);

int winnwstr(WINDOW *win, wchar_t *wstr, int n);

int mvinwstr(int y, int x, wchar_t *wstr);

int mvinnwstr(int y, int x, wchar_t *wstr, int n);

int mvwinwstr(WINDOW *win, int y, int x, wchar_t *wstr);

int mvwinnwstr(WINDOW *win, int y, int x, wchar_t *wstr, int n);  

DESCRIPTION

These routines return the string of wchar_t characters in wstr starting at the current cursor position in the named window and ending at the right margin of the window. Attributes are stripped from the characters. The four functions with n as the last argument return the string at most n wchar_t characters long.  

RETURN VALUES

All routines return the integer ERR upon failure and an integer value other than ERR upon successful completion.  

ATTRIBUTES

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

ATTRIBUTE TYPEATTRIBUTE VALUE
MT-LevelUnsafe

 

SEE ALSO

curses(3CURSES), attributes(5)  

NOTES

The header file <curses.h> automatically includes the header files <stdio.h>, <unctrl.h> and <widec.h>.

Note that all routines except winnwstr() may be macros.


 

Index

NAME
SYNOPSIS
DESCRIPTION
RETURN VALUES
ATTRIBUTES
SEE ALSO
NOTES

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