int insstr(const char *str);
int insnstr(const char *str, int n);
int winsstr(WINDOW *win, const char *str);
int winsnstr(WINDOW *win, const char *str, int n);
int mvinsstr(int y, int x, const char *str);
int mvinsnstr(int y, int x, const char *str, int n);
int mvwinsstr(WINDOW *win, int y, int x, const char *str);
int mvwinsnstr(WINDOW *win, int y, int x, const char *str, int n);
These routines insert a character string (as many characters as will fit on the line) before the character under the cursor. All characters to the right of the cursor are shifted right, with the possibility of the rightmost characters on the line being lost. The cursor position does not change (after moving to y, x, if specified). The four routines with n as the last argument insert a leading substring of at most n characters. If n<=0, then the entire string is inserted.
If a character in str is a tab, newline, carriage return
or backspace, the cursor is moved appropriately within the
window. A newline also does a
All routines that return an integer return ERR upon failure and OK (SVr4 specifies only "an integer value other than ERR") upon successful completion, unless otherwise noted in the preceding routine descriptions.
Note that all but
These functions are described in the XSI Curses standard, Issue 4, which adds const qualifiers to the arguments. The XSI Curses error conditions EILSEQ and EILOVERFLOW associated with extended-level conformance are not yet detected (this implementation does not yet support XPG4 multi-byte characters).
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