Subject: Re: A solution for termcap lossage?
To: Christos Zoulas <>
From: Brett Lymn <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 04/24/1999 22:50:02
According to Christos Zoulas:
>If you are going to fix the api, then fix all of it:

Excellent suggestions, what you have suggested makes a lot of sense.
I will look at doing these calls.  Unfortunately, the old calls will
have to stay for compatiability :-/

>So that everything is re-entrant does not depend on global variables,
>the interface can be used with more than one terminal at a time, and
>all errors can be caught.

I cannot imagine using more than one terminal at a time but that
should not mean we don't support it ;-)

Brett Lymn, Computer Systems Administrator, British Aerospace Australia