Thread: I want my conio.h!

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    I want my conio.h!

    Being a bit of a Borland person I want to be able to use functions like gotoxy (or equilvalents) under linux. Is this possible?
    Also, how can I make the gcc getch function not wait for enter to be pressed?

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    Comment your source code! Lynux-Penguin's Avatar
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    conio is a DOS library (mostly)

    gotoxy() doesn't require conio.h

    and conio is not required for anything important.
    if you sill want it...
    copy conio.h into /usr/local/include (i think)
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    I believe that curses.h containes many of the conio.h function declarations.

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    look up will do all you need and then some.

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