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NAME ^

Term::InKey - Perl extension for clearing the screen and receiving a keystroke.

SYNOPSIS ^

        use Term::InKey;

        print "Press any key to clear the screen: ";
        $x = &ReadKey;
        &Clear;
        print "You pressed $x\n";

DESCRIPTION ^

This module implements Clear() to clear screen and ReadKey() to receive a keystroke, on UNIX and Win32 platforms. As opposed to Term::ReadKey, it does not contain XSUB code and can be easily installed on Windows boxes.

FUNCTIONS ^

TODO ^

Write a function to receive a keystroke with time out. Easy with select() on UNIX.

COMPLIANCE ^

This module works only on UNIX systems and Win32 systems.

AUTHOR ^

This module was written by Ariel Brosh (R.I.P), November 2001, for RAZ Information Systems.

Now maintained by Oded S. Resnik razinf@cpan.org

COPYRIGHT ^

Copyright (c) 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004 RAZ Information Systems Ltd. http://www.raz.co.il/

This package is distributed under the same terms as Perl itself, see the Artistic License on Perl's home page.

SEE ALSO ^

stty, tcsetattr, termcap, Term::Cap, POSIX, Term::ReadKey, Term::ReadPassword.

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