Intercept Keystroke

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    Intercept Keystroke

    I am writing a small konsole game ( tic tac toe, what else ) and want to get a number from the user. Now i dont want that the user has to hit enter. I hope that is enough that too understand me.

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    With using Microsoft's Visual C++ IDE it has a function in conio.h
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    int _getche();
    That fuction will get the character without the need for the enter key. If you're using a different compiler you may have this function but in a different header file.
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