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OpenSolaris 2009.06 - man page for free_form (opensolaris section 3curses)

form_new(3CURSES)					     Curses Library Functions						 form_new(3CURSES)

NAME
form_new, new_form, free_form - create and destroy forms
SYNOPSIS
cc [ flag... ] file... -lform -lcurses [ library... ] #include <form.h> FORM *new_form(FIELD **fields); int free_form(FORM *form);
DESCRIPTION
new_form() creates a new form connected to the designated fields and returns a pointer to the form. free_form() disconnects the form from its associated field pointer array and deallocates the space for the form.
RETURN VALUES
new_form() always returns NULL on error. free_form() returns one of the following: E_OK The function returned successfully. E_BAD_ARGUMENT An argument is incorrect. E_POSTED The form is posted.
ATTRIBUTES
See attributes(5) for descriptions of the following attributes: +-----------------------------+-----------------------------+ | ATTRIBUTE TYPE | ATTRIBUTE VALUE | +-----------------------------+-----------------------------+ |MT-Level |Unsafe | +-----------------------------+-----------------------------+
SEE ALSO
curses(3CURSES), forms(3CURSES), attributes(5)
NOTES
The header <form.h> automatically includes the headers <eti.h> and <curses.h>. SunOS 5.11 31 Dec 1996 form_new(3CURSES)