curs_inch, inch, winch, mvinch, mvwinch - Get a character and its attributes from a Curses window
Curses Library (libcurses)
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inch, winch, mvinch, mvwinch: XPG4, XPG4-UNIX
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These routines return the character, of type
at the current position in the named window. If any attributes are set for
that position, their values are combined (through an inclusive OR operation)
into the value returned. Constants defined in
can be used with the
AND) operator to extract the character or attributes alone.
The following bit-masks may be used (logical AND) with characters returned
Bit-mask to extract character
Bit-mask to extract attributes
Bit-mask to extract color-pair field information
The header file <curses.h> automatically includes the header file <stdio.h>.
Note that all of these routines may be macros.