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

set_term - switch between terminals

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>
SCREEN *set_term(SCREEN *new);

new
Is the new terminal to which the set_term() function will switch.

The set_term() function switches to the terminal specified by new and returns a screen reference to the previous terminal. Calls to subsequent X/Open Curses functions affect the new terminal.

On success, the set_term() function returns a pointer to the previous screen. Otherwise, it returns a null pointer.

None.

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

ATTRIBUTE TYPE ATTRIBUTE VALUE
Interface Stability Standard
MT-Level Unsafe

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

June 5, 2002 OmniOS