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Ncurses
Computer languages C  +
Documentation note User manual included
Full description The ncurses (new curses) library is a freeThe ncurses (new curses) library is a free software emulation of curses in System V Release 4.0 and more. It uses terminfo format, supports pads and color and multiple highlights and forms charcters and function-key mapping, and has all the other SYSV-curses enhancements over BSD curses. It should port easily to any ANSI/POSIX-conforming UNIX-like system. On systems supporting libiconv, the library can be built to support wide- and multibyte-character applications, e.g., UTF-8. The distribution includes the library and support utilities, including a terminfo compiler tic, a decompiler infocmp, clear, tput, tset, and a termcap conversion tool captoinfo., and a termcap conversion tool captoinfo.
GNU package identifier ncurses  +
Homepage URL http://dickey.his.com/ncurses/ncurses.html  +
Interface command-line  + , library  +
Is GNU true  +
Keywords command line  + , text  + , library  + , development  + , text mode  + , curses  + , tic  + , infocmp  + , clear  + , tput  + , tset  + , captoinfo  +
Last review by Genium +
Last review date 24 October 2014  +
License X11 +
License verified by Kelly Hopkins  +
License verified date 22 December 2008  +
Name Ncurses  +
Prerequisite description awk  + , sed  + , make  + , C++ compiler  + , Ada95 compiler  +
Prerequisite kind Required to build  + , Weak prerequisite  +
Real name TE Dickey  + , Alexander V. Lukyanov  +
Related projects Screen + , Lynx + , Termutils + , HexCurse + , Guile-ncurses +
Resource URL mailto:bug-ncurses@gnu.org  +
Resource audience Bug Tracking  + , Developer  + , Support  +
Resource kind E-mail  +
Revisionid 22,914  +
Revisiontimestamp 24 October 2014 15:13:14  +
Revisionuser User:Genium +
Role Maintainer  + , Contributor  +
Short description Displays and updates text on text-only terminals  +
Submitted by Database conversion +
Submitted date 1 April 2011  +
Use library  +
User level none  +
Version date 5 April 2011  +
Version download https://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/ncurses/ncurses-5.9.tar.gz  +
Version identifier 5.9  +
Version status stable  +
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EmailThis property is a special property in this wiki. dickey@herndon4.his.com  + , lav@yars.free.net  +
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