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curs_addwchstr(3X)					    curs_addwchstr(3X)

     curs_addwchstr: addwchstr, addwchnstr, waddwchstr, waddwchnstr,
     mvaddwchstr, mvaddwchnstr, mvwaddwchstr, mvwaddwchnstr - add string of
     wchar_t characters (and attributes) to a curses window

     #include <curses.h>

     int addwchstr(chtype *wchstr);
     int addwchnstr(chtype *wchstr, int n);
     int waddwchstr(WINDOW *win, chtype *wchstr);
     int waddwchnstr(WINDOW *win, chtype *wchstr, int n);
     int mvaddwchstr(int y, int x, chtype *wchstr);
     int mvaddwchnstr(int y, int x, chtype *wchstr, int n);
     int mvwaddwchstr(WINDOW *win, int y, int x, chtype *wchstr);
     int mvwaddwchnstr(WINDOW *win, int y, int x, chtype *wchstr, int n);

     All of these routines copy wchstr, which points to a string of wchar_t
     characters, directly into the window image structure starting at the
     current cursor position.  The four routines with n as the last argument
     copy at most n elements, but no more than will fit on the line.  If n=-1
     then the whole string is copied, to the maximum number that fit on the

     The position of the window cursor is not advanced.	 These routines work
     faster than waddnwstr because they merely copy wchstr into the window
     image structure.  On the other hand, care must be taken when using these
     functions because they don't perform any kind of checking (such as for
     the newline character), they don't advance the current cursor position,
     and they truncate the string, rather then wrapping it around to the new

     All routines return the integer ERR upon failure and an integer value
     other than ERR upon successful completion, unless otherwise noted in the
     preceding routine descriptions.

     The header file curses.h automatically includes the header files stdio.h
     and unctrl.h.

     Note that all routines except waddwchnstr may be macros.


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