- delete a window
cc [ flag... ] file... -I /usr/xpg4/include -L /usr/xpg4/lib \ -R /usr/xpg4/lib -lcurses [ library... ] c89 [ flag... ] file... -lcurses [ library... ] #include <curses.h> int delwin(WINDOW *win);
The delwin() function deletes the specified window, freeing up the memory associated with it.
Deleting a parent window without deleting its subwindows and then trying to manipulate the subwindows will have undefined results.
Is a pointer to the window that is to be deleted.
On success, this functions returns OK. Otherwise, it returns ERR.
See attributes(5) for descriptions of the following attributes: