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CURSES_DELCH(3) BSD Library Functions Manual CURSES_DELCH(3)
curses_delch, delch, wdelch -- curses delete characters routines
Curses Library (libcurses, -lcurses)
These functions delete characters from stdscr or from the specified window.
The delch() function deletes the character at the current cursor position on stdscr. Char-
acters to the right of the deleted character are moved one position to the left. The cursor
position is unchanged.
The wdelch() function is the same as the delch() function, excepting that the character is
deleted from the specified window.
Functions returning pointers will return NULL if an error is detected. The functions that
return an int will return one of the following values:
OK The function completed successfully.
ERR An error occurred in the function.
The NetBSD Curses library complies with the X/Open Curses specification, part of the Single
The Curses package appeared in 4.0BSD.
BSD August 12, 2002 BSD
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