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solaris:form_new.3curses

form_new


NAME

form_new, new_form, free_form - create and destroy forms

SYNOPSIS

cc [ flag… ] file-lform -lcurses [ library… ]
#include <form.h>

FORM *new_form(FIELD **fields);

int free_form(FORM *form);

DESCRIPTION

new_form() creates a new form connected to the designated fields and returns a pointer to the form.

free_form() disconnects the form from its associated field pointer array and deallocates the space for the form.

RETURN VALUES

new_form() always returns NULL on error. free_form() returns one of the following:

E_OK

The function returned successfully.

E_BAD_ARGUMENT

An argument is incorrect.

E_POSTED

The form is posted.

ATTRIBUTES

See attributes(7) for descriptions of the following attributes:

SEE ALSO

curses(3CURSES), forms(3CURSES), attributes(7)

NOTES

The header <form.h> automatically includes the headers <eti.h> and <curses.h>.


solaris/form_new.3curses.txt · Last modified: 2023/07/19 08:58 by A User Not Logged in