mitem_visible.3x - Man Page

check visibility of a menu item


#include <menu.h>

bool item_visible(const ITEM *item);


A menu item is visible when it is in the portion of a posted menu that is mapped onto the screen (if the menu is scrollable, in particular, this portion will be smaller than the whole menu).

See Also

curses(3X), menu(3X).


The header file <menu.h> automatically includes the header file <curses.h>.


These routines emulate the System V menu library. They were not supported on Version 7 or BSD versions.


Juergen Pfeifer. Manual pages and adaptation for new curses by Eric S. Raymond.

Referenced By

The man page item_visible.3x(3) is an alias of mitem_visible.3x(3).