curs_inwch, inwch, winwch, mvinwch, mvwinwch - Get a wchar_t character and its attributes from a Curses window
Curses Library (libcurses)
These routines return the wide character, of type
at the current or specified position in the current or specified window. If
any attributes are set for that position, their values included in the returned
value through an inclusive OR operation. 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 operation) with characters
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 except winwch may be macros.
The routines described on this reference page are among the MNLS Curses
functions that are not included in the X/Open Curses CAE specification. MNLS
routines are supported only for backward compatibility reasons. Compaq
recommends the use of the
functions in new applications
Functions: curses(3), curs_in_wch(3)