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box_set(3xcurses) [opensolaris man page]

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

NAME
border_set, box_set, wborder_set - use complex characters (and renditions) to draw borders SYNOPSIS
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 border_set(const cchar_t *ls, const cchar_t *rs, const cchar_t *ts, const cchar_t *bs, const cchar_t *tl, const cchar_t *tr, const cchar_t *bl,const cchar_t *br); int wborder_set(WINDOW *win, const cchar_t *ls, const cchar_t *rs, const cchar_t *ts,const cchar_t *bs, const cchar_t *tl, const cchar_t *tr, const cchar_t *bl,const cchar_t *br); int box_set(WINDOW *win, const cchar_t *verch, const cchar_t *horch); DESCRIPTION
The border_set() and wborder_set() functions draw a border around the specified window. All parameters must be spacing complex characters with renditions. A parameter which is a null pointer is replaced by the default character. Constant Values for Borders +-----------------------------------------------------------------------+ |Constant Values for Borders | +-----------------------------------------------------------------------+ | Parameter Default Constant Default Character | +-----------------------------------------------------------------------+ | verch WACS_VLINE | | | horch WACS_HLINE - | | ls WACS_VLINE | | | rs WACS_VLINE | | | ts WACS_HLINE - | | bs WACS_HLINE - | | bl WACS_BLCORNER + | | br WACS_BRCORNER + | | tl WACS_ULCORNER + | | tr WACS_URCORNER + | +-----------------------------------------------------------------------+ The call box_set(win, verch, horch) is a short form for wborder(win, verch, verch, horch, horch, NULL, NULL, NULL, NULL) When the window is boxed, the bottom and top rows and right and left columns are unavailable for text. PARAMETERS
ls Is the character and rendition used for the left side of the border. rs Is the character and rendition used for the right side of the border. ts Is the character and rendition used for the top of the border. bs Is the character and rendition used for the bottom of the border. tl Is the character and rendition used for the top-left corner of the border. tr Is the character and rendition used for the top-right corner of the border. bl Is the character and rendition used for the bottom-left corner of the border. br Is the character and rendition used for the bottom-right corner of the border. win Is the pointer to the window in which the border or box is to be drawn. verch Is the character and rendition used for the left and right columns of the box. horch Is the character and rendition used for the top and bottom rows of the box. RETURN VALUES
On success, these functions return OK. Otherwise, they return ERR. ERRORS
None. ATTRIBUTES
See attributes(5) for descriptions of the following attributes: +-----------------------------+-----------------------------+ | ATTRIBUTE TYPE | ATTRIBUTE VALUE | +-----------------------------+-----------------------------+ |Interface Stability |Standard | +-----------------------------+-----------------------------+ |MT-Level |Unsafe | +-----------------------------+-----------------------------+ SEE ALSO
add_wch(3XCURSES), addch(3XCURSES), attr_get(3XCURSES), attroff(3XCURSES), border(3XCURSES), libcurses(3XCURSES), attributes(5), stan- dards(5) SunOS 5.11 5 Jun 2002 border_set(3XCURSES)
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