tkil at scrye.com
Mon Nov 7 13:39:59 MST 2011
"Doug Pintar" <ratnip3 at gmail.com> writes:
> I'm trying to use ncurses (I know, I know, hopelessly old-school,
> but I'm trying to model something else) and am having a problem. I
> create a window, write a bunch of stuff to it, refresh it, and
> nothing shows up on my xterm. This is using Linux Mint 11 with one
> of its standard "terminal" windows. If I do a getch() first and
> wait for a character to be entered before doing the writing to the
> window, everything displays fine. Ideas? I can't find anything in
> the documentation that suggests why this might happen.
I would expect the library to do it for you, but are you sure that you
flushed all output?
I haven't worked with n?curses in years. Do you have a small test
case? Also, try it with a different terminal emulator, just in case?
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