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39 <H1>curs_getyx 3x</H1>
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43 <STRONG><A HREF="curs_getyx.3x.html">curs_getyx(3x)</A></STRONG>                                           <STRONG><A HREF="curs_getyx.3x.html">curs_getyx(3x)</A></STRONG>
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49 <H2>NAME</H2><PRE>
50        <STRONG>getyx</STRONG>,  <STRONG>getparyx</STRONG>,  <STRONG>getbegyx</STRONG>,  <STRONG>getmaxyx</STRONG> - get <STRONG>curses</STRONG> cursor
51        and window coordinates
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55 <H2>SYNOPSIS</H2><PRE>
56        <STRONG>#include</STRONG> <STRONG>&lt;curses.h&gt;</STRONG>
57
58        <STRONG>void</STRONG> <STRONG>getyx(WINDOW</STRONG> <STRONG>*win,</STRONG> <STRONG>int</STRONG> <STRONG>y,</STRONG> <STRONG>int</STRONG> <STRONG>x);</STRONG>
59        <STRONG>void</STRONG> <STRONG>getparyx(WINDOW</STRONG> <STRONG>*win,</STRONG> <STRONG>int</STRONG> <STRONG>y,</STRONG> <STRONG>int</STRONG> <STRONG>x);</STRONG>
60        <STRONG>void</STRONG> <STRONG>getbegyx(WINDOW</STRONG> <STRONG>*win,</STRONG> <STRONG>int</STRONG> <STRONG>y,</STRONG> <STRONG>int</STRONG> <STRONG>x);</STRONG>
61        <STRONG>void</STRONG> <STRONG>getmaxyx(WINDOW</STRONG> <STRONG>*win,</STRONG> <STRONG>int</STRONG> <STRONG>y,</STRONG> <STRONG>int</STRONG> <STRONG>x);</STRONG>
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65 <H2>DESCRIPTION</H2><PRE>
66        The <STRONG>getyx</STRONG> macro places the current cursor position of  the
67        given window in the two integer variables <EM>y</EM> and <EM>x</EM>.
68
69        If  <EM>win</EM>  is  a  subwindow,  the  <STRONG>getparyx</STRONG> macro places the
70        beginning coordinates of the  subwindow  relative  to  the
71        parent  window into two integer variables <EM>y</EM> and <EM>x</EM>.  Other-
72        wise, <STRONG>-1</STRONG> is placed into <EM>y</EM> and <EM>x</EM>.
73
74        Like <STRONG>getyx</STRONG>, the <STRONG>getbegyx</STRONG> and  <STRONG>getmaxyx</STRONG>  macros  store  the
75        current  beginning  coordinates  and size of the specified
76        window.
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80 <H2>RETURN VALUE</H2><PRE>
81        The return values of these  macros  are  undefined  (i.e.,
82        they  should not be used as the right-hand side of assign-
83        ment statements).
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87 <H2>NOTES</H2><PRE>
88        All of these interfaces are macros.  A "<STRONG>&amp;</STRONG>" is  not  neces-
89        sary before the variables <EM>y</EM> and <EM>x</EM>.
90
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92 </PRE>
93 <H2>PORTABILITY</H2><PRE>
94        The  <STRONG>getyx</STRONG>,  <STRONG>getparyx</STRONG>, <STRONG>getbegyx</STRONG> and <STRONG>getmaxyx</STRONG> functions are
95        described in the XSI Curses standard, Issue 4.
96
97        This  implementation  also  provides   <STRONG>getbegx</STRONG>,   <STRONG>getbegy</STRONG>,
98        <STRONG>getcurx</STRONG>,  <STRONG>getcury</STRONG>,  <STRONG>getmaxx</STRONG>,  <STRONG>getmaxy</STRONG>, <STRONG>getparx</STRONG> and <STRONG>getpary</STRONG>
99        for compatibility with older versions of curses.
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102 </PRE>
103 <H2>SEE ALSO</H2><PRE>
104        <STRONG><A HREF="ncurses.3x.html">curses(3x)</A></STRONG>
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108                                                          <STRONG><A HREF="curs_getyx.3x.html">curs_getyx(3x)</A></STRONG>
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