Thomas Dickey writes: > > I have a C program that writes to a terminal (currently xterm, > > but could be anything). For reasons I won't go into, I would like > > to read and change the terminal's tab stops ... from within the > > program ... in a generic/portable way. > > You could make a program which does what "resize" does to find the > screensize: it moves the cursor and asks where it is. (I'm not > aware of an existing program which asks based on tab stops).
Ugh. If that's the alternative, I can probably live without. Thanks for the suggestion. Robert Huff _______________________________________________ email@example.com mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "freebsd-questions-unsubscr...@freebsd.org"