SCRL(3XCURSES) X/Open Curses Library Functions SCRL(3XCURSES)

scrl, scroll, wscrl - scroll a window

cc [ flag... ] file... -I /usr/xpg4/include  -L  /usr/xpg4/lib \
 -R  /usr/xpg4/lib  -lcurses  [ library... ]
c89 [ flag... ] file... -lcurses [ library... ]
#include <curses.h>
int scrl(int n);

int scroll(WINDOW *win);

int wscrl(WINDOW *win, int n);

n
number and direction of lines to scroll

win

pointer to the window in which to scroll

The scroll() function scrolls the window win up one line. The current cursor position is not changed.

The scrl() and wscrl() functions scroll the window stdscr or win up or down n lines, where n is a positive (scroll up) or negative (scroll down) integer.

The scrollok(3XCURSES) function must be enabled for these functions to work.

On success, these functions return OK. Otherwise, they return ERR.

None.

See attributes(5) for descriptions of the following attributes:

ATTRIBUTE TYPE ATTRIBUTE VALUE
Interface Stability Standard
MT-Level Unsafe

clearok(3XCURSES), libcurses(3XCURSES), attributes(5), standards(5)

June 5, 2002 OmniOS