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Re: is ncurses library reentrant?

From: Thomas Dickey
Subject: Re: is ncurses library reentrant?
Date: Tue, 13 Feb 2007 09:15:04 -0500 (EST)

On Tue, 13 Feb 2007, G Hasse wrote:

I understand why ncurses use getch but the problem is that this
library call is over buffered input. Eg the operating system can
decide when to deliver the charachter to the application.

hmm - which library call?  From the context it sounds as if you are
talking about getch().  But getch() is reading from input which has
been set to read in raw (or noncooked) mode. Whether you use select, getch() or whatever, the operating system of course decides when you can have the character...

Thomas E. Dickey

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