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--- a/contrib/ncurses/man/curs_bkgrnd.3x
+++ b/contrib/ncurses/man/curs_bkgrnd.3x
@@ -1,5 +1,5 @@
.\"***************************************************************************
-.\" Copyright (c) 2002 Free Software Foundation, Inc. *
+.\" Copyright (c) 2002-2004,2006 Free Software Foundation, Inc. *
.\" *
.\" Permission is hereby granted, free of charge, to any person obtaining a *
.\" copy of this software and associated documentation files (the *
@@ -26,10 +26,9 @@
.\" authorization. *
.\"***************************************************************************
.\"
-.\" $Id: curs_bkgrnd.3x,v 1.1 2002/02/23 23:23:42 tom Exp $
+.\" $Id: curs_bkgrnd.3x,v 1.3 2006/02/25 21:49:19 tom Exp $
.TH curs_bkgrnd 3X ""
.SH NAME
-.PP
\fBbkgrnd\fR,
\fBwbkgrnd\fR,
\fBbkgrndset\fR,
@@ -39,7 +38,7 @@
.SH SYNOPSIS
.PP
.B #include <curses.h>
-
+.sp
\fBint bkgrnd(\fR\fB const cchar_t *\fR\fIwch\fR\fB);\fR
.br
\fBint wbkgrnd(\fR\fB WINDOW *\fR\fIwin\fR\fB, const cchar_t *\fR\fIwch\fR\fB);\fR
@@ -64,26 +63,26 @@ the blank characters.
The background becomes a property of the
character and moves with the character through any scrolling and
insert/delete line/character operations.
-
+.PP
To the extent possible on a
particular terminal, the attribute part of the background is displayed
as the graphic rendition of the character put on the screen.
-
+.PP
The \fBbkgrnd\fR and \fBwbkgrnd\fR functions
set the background property of the current or specified window
and then apply this setting to every character position in that window:
-
.RS
+.PP
The rendition of every character on the screen is changed to
the new background rendition.
-
+.PP
Wherever the former background character
appears, it is changed to the new background character.
.RE
-
+.PP
The \fBgetbkgrnd\fR function returns the given window's current background
character/attribute pair via the \fBwch\fR pointer.
-
+.
.SH NOTES
Note that
\fBbkgrnd\fR,