classification
Title: missing important curses calls
Type: enhancement Stage:
Components: Library (Lib) Versions:
process
Status: closed Resolution: later
Dependencies: Superseder:
Assigned To: akuchling Nosy List: akuchling, doko
Priority: normal Keywords:

Created on 2003-01-10 09:36 by doko, last changed 2003-10-23 17:56 by akuchling. This issue is now closed.

Messages (3)
msg13972 - (view) Author: Matthias Klose (doko) * (Python committer) Date: 2003-01-10 09:36
[ submitted to http://bugs.debian.org/175590 ]

The curses library is missing two important calls:

newterm() -- required to work with multiple terminals,
or to find out if it is possible to work with this terminal

delscreen() -- required to free up the memory after
endwin() -- current implementations have memory leaks
for programs that need to start and stop (those that
handle terminal resizes, for instance)
msg13973 - (view) Author: A.M. Kuchling (akuchling) * (Python committer) Date: 2003-08-13 23:30
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Would anyone care to submit a patch to add the missing calls?
msg13974 - (view) Author: A.M. Kuchling (akuchling) * (Python committer) Date: 2003-10-23 17:56
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Adding to the feature request list and closing the bug.
History
Date User Action Args
2003-01-10 09:36:38dokocreate