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Old 05-07-2004, 11:10 PM   #1
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curses and iostream


Hi all,

Can the curses and ncurses headers only be used along with the
" printw, wprintw, mvprintw, mvwprintw, vwprintw, vw_printw
- print formatted output in curses windows"

Can't you use cout along with getch() and other curses functions.

So far c++ programs to compile with the -lncurses appended when compiling, but I see no output where I should see one with cout, rather printw works fine.
 
Old 05-08-2004, 05:59 PM   #2
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Standard input/output C/C++ functions doesn't work well with ncurses. Ncurses functions should be used instead.
 
Old 05-10-2004, 09:56 AM   #3
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---Ncurses functions should be used instead.

is Ncurses different from ncurses?
 
Old 05-10-2004, 10:14 AM   #4
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Nope. English dictates that you must capitalize the first letter of the first word of a sentence. A large majority of people leave technical terms in the case they are normally printed in for clarity.(bad sentence eh?)
 
  


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