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|CURSES_DELCH(3)||Library Functions Manual||CURSES_DELCH(3)|
NAMEcurses_delch, delch, wdelch — curses delete characters routines
LIBRARYCurses Library (libcurses, -lcurses)
DESCRIPTIONThese functions delete characters from stdscr or from the specified window.
The delch() function deletes the character at the current cursor position on stdscr. Characters to the right of the deleted character are moved one position to the left. The cursor position is unchanged.
The wdelch() function is the same as the delch() function, excepting that the character is deleted from the specified window.
RETURN VALUESFunctions returning pointers will return NULL if an error is detected. The functions that return an int will return one of the following values:
- The function completed successfully.
- An error occurred in the function.
STANDARDSThe NetBSD Curses library complies with the X/Open Curses specification, part of the Single Unix Specification.
HISTORYThe Curses package appeared in 4.0BSD.
|August 12, 2002||NetBSD 7.0|