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Thomas E. Dickey
Sun, 24 Mar 2002 06:54:08 -0500 (EST)
On Sun, 24 Mar 2002, Donny Lee wrote:
> Thomas Dickey wrote:
> >>> http://dickey.his.com/ncurses/ncurses.faq.html
> >> These seem too deep for my level, i'm just looking for
> >> the 'screen' struct definition. :)
> > yes. SCREEN is intentionally (not just ncurses) "opaque", which means
> > that user applications cannot see into it. Along the same lines,
> > NetBSD curses makes WINDOW opaque as well.
> understood. thus a user application will not have much needs
> to deal with SCREEN if it is not going to do for multiple-terminals?
only by passing it around to the handful of functions that use that, e.g.,
delscreen, newterm, set_term.
- FAQs?, Donny Lee, 2002/03/23