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Re: (techy) window_draw and key_pressed
- To: zzdev@xxxxxxxxxx
- Subject: Re: (techy) window_draw and key_pressed
- From: Bek Oberin <gossamer@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Mon, 16 Nov 1998 09:04:26 +1100
- In-reply-to: <19981115183102.4671.qmail@xxxxxxxxxx>; from Mark-Jason Dominus on Sun, Nov 15, 1998 at 01:31:02PM -0500
- References: <19981115201656.C3347@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> <19981115183102.4671.qmail@xxxxxxxxxx>
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Mark-Jason Dominus wrote:
> > I also can't figure out how to cope with that special-case while
> > decoupling the functions from IO.
> Well, I haven't thought about it too much, but maybe the special case
> isn't important. I mean, suppose the program redraws the border and
> the status bar more often than it needs to? Then so what? That
> doesn't take long. The curses package will notice that it hasn't
> really changed and won't generate any extra screen I/O in that case.
It does? Oh. That's OK then, I can ignore it with no problems.
I was thinking about Telnet connections and stuff, don't want heaps
of extra I/O. But if Curses groks, I shall remain OK.
: gossamer@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx http://www.tertius.net.au/~gossamer/
: Keep it simple; as simple as possible, but no simpler.
: -- Albert Einstein