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CURSES_INSERTLN(3) BSD Library Functions Manual CURSES_INSERTLN(3)
curses_insertln, insertln, winsertln -- curses insert single line routines
Curses Library (libcurses, -lcurses)
These functions insert a single line on stdscr or on the specified window.
The insertln() function inserts a blank line before the current line on stdscr. The current
line and all lines below are moved down one line away from the cursor and the bottom line of
the window is lost.
The winsertln() function is the same as the insertln() function, excepting that the line is
inserted on the window win.
If a scrolling region has been set with the setscrreg() or wsetscrreg() functions and the
current cursor position is inside the scrolling region, then only the lines from the current
line to the bottom of the scrolling region are moved down and the bottom line of the
scrolling region lost.
The functions insertln() and winsertln(win) are equivalent to insdelln(1) and winsdelln(win,
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.
curses_deleteln(3), curses_insdelln(3), curses_scroll(3)
The NetBSD Curses library complies with the X/Open Curses specification, part of the Single
The Curses package appeared in 4.0BSD.
BSD February 5, 2006 BSD
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