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After starting the year with curses work, I decided to do some more!

Currently we lack Soft Label Key functions as specified by POSIX. What are these? Glad you asked! Soft Label Keys ripoff a line from the bottom of the screen and allow for up to 8 keys to be displayed there. You can define lab...

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So over the holidays, I managed to get in some good quality family time and find some time to work on some Open Source stuff. I meant to work mainly on dhcpcd, but it turned out I spent most of my time working on NetBSD curses library so that Python Curses now works with it. Now, most people r...

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My prior terminfo work has been completed and merged with curses. Userland applications have been re-worked where needed and everything is working just fine!

So NetBSD finally has an up to date replacement for the legacy termcap it currently uses. Well, it will have when merged - I've only just...

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