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From: deansturtevant_at_[hidden]
Date: 2001-03-05 18:53:46

--- In boost_at_y..., "David Abrahams" <abrahams_at_m...> wrote:
> I ran into exactly this problem in my previous job. A colleague
blamed me
> and the "stupid C++ committee" for not having standardized the
ability to
> look for an incoming keypress! If you have a portable
implementation, please
> do submit it.
That colleague was me. Did I really blame the C++ committee? I should
really put primary blame on the C committee for not setting a
precedent. Anyway, in case anyone is interested, if you're using the
C stdin, of course Microsoft provides kbhit(). If you want to have a
kbhit() that works in Linux, check out the following site (which has
a GNU General Public License version):
- Dean

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