The vty package

[Tags: bsd3, library, program]

vty is terminal GUI 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.

Included in the source distribution is a program test/interactive_terminal_test.hs that demonstrates the various features.

If your terminal is not behaving as expected the results of the test/interactive_terminal_test.hs program should be sent to the Vty maintainter to aid in debugging the issue.

Notable infelicities: Sometimes poor efficiency; Assumes UTF-8 character encoding support by the terminal;

You can 'darcs get' it from

© 2006-2007 Stefan O'Rear; BSD3 license.

© 2008-2010 Corey O'Connor; BSD3 license.

NOTE: This version is identical to except that the restriction on vector-space 0.5.* has been lifted; i.e. nothing has changed except the Cabal file.


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, 5.0.0, 5.0.1, 5.0.2, 5.1.0, 5.1.1
Dependenciesarray, base (==4.*), bytestring, containers, deepseq (==1.1.*), ghc-prim, mtl (>= && <1.2), parallel (==2.2.*), parsec (>=2 && <4), terminfo (==0.3.*), unix, utf8-string (==0.3.*), vector-space (>=0.5 && <0.8)
AuthorStefan O'Rear, Corey O'Connor
MaintainerCorey O'Connor (
CategoryUser Interfaces
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Upload dateThu Oct 21 11:42:54 UTC 2010
Uploaded byPeterSimons
DistributionsDebian:, NixOS:5.1.1
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