ncurses doesn't handle most of these keys at all. And anything beyond what
you see in the Open Group spec is non-standard, by definition.

Control-A through Control-Z are actually standard ASCII,1 through 26.

On Wed, Apr 8, 2015 at 3:35 PM, LM <> wrote:

> I'm trying to double-check that the keys are mapping properly for SDL.
> The only documentation on keys that I could turn up was at:
> Does anyone have a list of what key values should be returned for what
> key combinations.  curses.h has some values defined such as  ALT_0 -
> ALT_9 and ALT_A - ALT_Z.  A curses application like hexedit uses
> CONTROL_A - CONTROL_Z and CONTROL_SLASH which aren't even documented
> by pdcurses.  Checking the various back-ends of pdcurses, even its key
> translations don't seem to agree with each other.  Some pdcurses
> back-ends return ALT_BSLASH and some return the backslash with alt
> modifier set.
> Does anyone know where to find documentation on what should be valid
> key return values or does anyone have recommendations on how they'd
> like to see this consistently handled?  It would be nice to have
> better compatibility with what ncurses does if possible.  Thanks.

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