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.\"***************************************************************************
-.\" Copyright (c) 2001-2003,2006 Free Software Foundation, Inc. *
+.\" Copyright (c) 2001-2006,2008 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 *
@@ -26,7 +26,7 @@
.\" authorization. *
.\"***************************************************************************
.\"
-.\" $Id: curs_getcchar.3x,v 1.10 2006/12/24 16:00:02 tom Exp $
+.\" $Id: curs_getcchar.3x,v 1.11 2008/05/17 19:37:05 tom Exp $
.TH curs_getcchar 3X ""
.SH NAME
\fBgetcchar\fP,
@@ -106,9 +106,14 @@ The color pair in
-
The wide-character string pointed to by \fIwch\fP.
The string must be L'\\0' terminated,
-contain at most one character with strictly positive width,
-which must be the first,
-and contain no characters of negative width.
+contain at most one spacing character,
+which must be the first.
+.IP
+Up to \fBCCHARW_MAX\fP-1 nonspacing characters may follow.
+Additional nonspacing characters are ignored.
+.IP
+The string may contain a single control character instead.
+In that case, no nonspacing characters are allowed.
.SH NOTES
.PP
The \fIopts\fP argument is reserved for future use.