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Re: ncurses and some terminals in gui mode

From: Thomas Dickey
Subject: Re: ncurses and some terminals in gui mode
Date: Thu, 8 Apr 2004 14:22:03 -0400 (EDT)

On Thu, 8 Apr 2004, Dmitry Adamushko wrote:

> I have found out that different terminals (GUI mode) deal with curses
> apllications in different ways.
> The problem is that some of them (eterm, gnome term) restore the view of
> the window to the previous state after any curses application has
> completed. So the user is not able to see any output results. Only rxvt
> doesn't do this.
> How can I deal with this?
> Some terminal option should be set by a program to prevent this?


The differences you're observing are due to differences in the terminfo
entry, or (for instance in the 1049 code) some emulators not interpreting
them (or incorrectly if they're recognized).

Thomas E. Dickey

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