CURSES_DELCH(3) Library Functions Manual CURSES_DELCH(3)
curses_delch, delch, wdelch -- curses delete characters routines
Curses Library (libcurses, -lcurses)
These functions delete characters from stdscr or from the specified
The delch() function deletes the character at the current cursor position
on stdscr. Characters to the right of the deleted character are moved
one position to the left. The cursor position is unchanged.
The wdelch() function is the same as the delch() function, excepting that
the character is deleted from the specified window.
Functions returning pointers will return NULL if an error is detected.
The functions that return an int will return one of the following values:
OK The function completed successfully.
ERR An error occurred in the function.
The NetBSD Curses library complies with the X/Open Curses specification,
part of the Single Unix Specification.
The Curses package appeared in 4.0BSD.
NetBSD 6.1.5 August 12, 2002 NetBSD 6.1.5