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+++ b/contrib/ncurses/man/menu_userptr.3x
@@ -1,6 +1,6 @@
'\" t
.\"***************************************************************************
-.\" Copyright (c) 1998 Free Software Foundation, Inc. *
+.\" Copyright (c) 1998,2006 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 *
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
.\" authorization. *
.\"***************************************************************************
.\"
-.\" $Id: menu_userptr.3x,v 1.6 1998/11/29 01:11:02 Rick.Ohnemus Exp $
+.\" $Id: menu_userptr.3x,v 1.8 2006/11/04 18:21:03 tom Exp $
.TH menu_userptr 3X ""
.SH NAME
\fBmenu_userptr\fR - associate application data with a menu item
@@ -43,14 +43,10 @@ Every menu and every menu item has a field that can be used to hold
application-specific data (that is, the menu-driver code leaves it alone).
These functions get and set the menu user pointer field.
.SH RETURN VALUE
-Except for \fBmenu_userptr\fR (which returns \fBNULL\fR on error), each
-function returns one of the following:
-.TP 5
-\fBE_OK\fR
-The routine succeeded.
-.TP 5
-\fBE_SYSTEM_ERROR\fR
-System error occurred (see \fBerrno\fR).
+\fBmenu_userptr\fR returns a pointer (which may be \fBNULL\fR).
+It does not set errno.
+.PP
+\fBset_menu_userptr\fP returns \fBE_OK\fP (success).
.SH SEE ALSO
\fBcurses\fR(3X), \fBmenu\fR(3X).
.SH NOTES
@@ -59,9 +55,9 @@ The header file \fB<menu.h>\fR automatically includes the header file
.SH PORTABILITY
These routines emulate the System V menu library. They were not supported on
Version 7 or BSD versions.
-
-The user pointer should be a void pointer. We leave it as a char pointer for
-SVr4 compatibility.
+.PP
+The user pointer is a void pointer.
+We chose not to leave it as a char pointer for SVr4 compatibility.
.SH AUTHORS
Juergen Pfeifer. Manual pages and adaptation for new curses by Eric
S. Raymond.