The vty package

[Tags: bsd3, library, program]

vty is a *very* simplistic library in the niche of ncurses. It is intended to be easy to use, have no confusing corner cases, and good support for common terminal types.

If you want to use it, currently the best reference is the test module (Test.hs).

Notable infelicities: requires an ANSI-type terminal, poor efficiency, requires Linux/xterm style UTF8 support.

You can 'darcs get' it from ' © 2006-2007 Stefan O'Rear; BSD3 license.


Versions3.0.0, 3.0.1, 3.0.2, 3.0.4, 3.1.0, 3.1.2, 3.1.4, 3.1.6, 3.1.8,,, 4.0.0,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,, 4.7.1, 4.7.2, 4.7.3, 4.7.4, 4.7.5
Dependenciesbase (==4.*), bytestring, containers, terminfo (==0.2.*), unix, utf8-string (==0.3.*)
AuthorStefan O'Rear
MaintainerCorey O'Connor (
CategoryUser Interfaces
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Upload dateSun Jan 11 00:11:57 UTC 2009
Uploaded byCoreyOConnor
DistributionsDebian:, NixOS:4.7.5
Downloads4433 total (789 in last 30 days)



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