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menu_requestname 3x 2023-12-16 ncurses 6.4 Library calls

menu_requestname(3x)             Library calls            menu_requestname(3x)




NAME

       menu_request_by_name, menu_request_name - handle printable menu request
       names


SYNOPSIS

       #include <menu.h>

       const char *menu_request_name(int request);
       int menu_request_by_name(const char *name);


DESCRIPTION

       The function menu_request_name returns the printable  name  of  a  menu
       request code.
       The  function  menu_request_by_name  searches  in  the name-table for a
       request with the given name and returns its  request  code.   Otherwise
       E_NO_MATCH is returned.


RETURN VALUE

       menu_request_name   returns   NULL   on   error   and   sets  errno  to
       E_BAD_ARGUMENT.
       menu_request_by_name returns E_NO_MATCH on  error.   It  does  not  set
       errno.


PORTABILITY

       These  routines  are  specific  to ncurses.  They were not supported on
       Version 7, BSD or System V implementations.  It is recommended that any
       code depending on them be conditioned using NCURSES_VERSION.


AUTHORS

       Juergen Pfeifer.  Manual pages and adaptation for new curses by Eric S.
       Raymond.


SEE ALSO

       curses(3x), menu(3x)



ncurses 6.4                       2023-12-16              menu_requestname(3x)