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set_term

Section: X/Open Curses Library Functions (3XCURSES)
Updated: 5 Jun 2002
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NAME

set_term - switch between terminals  

SYNOPSIS

cc [ flag... ] file... -I /usr/xpg4/include -L /usr/xpg4/lib \
-R /usr/xpg4/lib -lcurses [ library... ]

c89 [ flag... ] file... -lcurses [ library... ]

#include <curses.h>

SCREEN *set_term(SCREEN *new);  

PARAMETERS

new Is the new terminal to which the set_term() function will switch.

 

DESCRIPTION

The set_term() function switches to the terminal specified by new and returns a screen reference to the previous terminal. Calls to subsequent X/Open Curses functions affect the new terminal.  

RETURN VALUES

On success, the set_term() function returns a pointer to the previous screen. Otherwise, it returns a null pointer.  

ERRORS

None.  

ATTRIBUTES

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

ATTRIBUTE TYPEATTRIBUTE VALUE
Interface StabilityStandard
MT-LevelUnsafe

 

SEE ALSO

libcurses(3XCURSES), attributes(5), standards(5)


 

Index

NAME
SYNOPSIS
PARAMETERS
DESCRIPTION
RETURN VALUES
ERRORS
ATTRIBUTES
SEE ALSO

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