- write or erase menus from associated subwindows
cc [ flag... ] file... -lmenu -lcurses [ library... ] #include <menu.h> int post_menu(MENU *menu);
int unpost_menu(MENU *menu);
post_menu() writes menu to the subwindow. The application programmer must use curses library routines to display the menu on the physical screen or call update_panels() if the panels library is being used.
unpost_menu() erases menu from its associated subwindow.
These routines return one of the following:
The routine returned successfully.
An incorrect argument was passed to the routine.
The menu is already posted.
The routine was called from an initialization or termination function.
The menu does not fit within its subwindow.
The menu has not been posted.
No items are connected to the menu.
See attributes(5) for descriptions of the following attributes:
The header <menu.h> automatically includes the headers <eti.h> and <curses.h>.