menu_requestname()

handle printable menu request names 

Curses Function


SYNOPSIS

#include <menu.h>

const char *menu_request_name(int request);

int menu_request_by_name(const char *name);


DESCRIPTION

The function menu_request_name() returns the printable name of a menu request code. The function menu_request_by_name() searches in the nametable for a request with the given name and returns its request code. Otherwise E_NO_MATCH is returned.


RETURN VALUES

menu_request_name() returns NULL on error and sets errno to E_BAD_ARGUMENT. menu_request_by_name() returns E_NO_MATCH on error.


NOTES

The header file <menu.h> automatically includes the header file <curses.h>.


PORTABILITY

These routines are specific to ncurses. They were not supported on Version 7, BSD or System V implementations. It is recommended that any code depending on them be conditioned using NCURSES_VERSION.


AUTHORS

Juergen Pfeifer. Manual pages and adaptation for new curses by Eric S. Raymond.


AVAILABILITY

PTC MKS Toolkit for Professional Developers
PTC MKS Toolkit for Enterprise Developers
PTC MKS Toolkit for Enterprise Developers 64-Bit Edition


SEE ALSO

Functions:
curses(), menu()


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