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@@ -1,6 +1,6 @@
'\" t
.\"***************************************************************************
-.\" Copyright (c) 1998-2006,2010 Free Software Foundation, Inc. *
+.\" Copyright (c) 1998-2018,2019 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 *
@@ -27,10 +27,11 @@
.\" authorization. *
.\"***************************************************************************
.\"
-.\" $Id: menu_post.3x,v 1.11 2010/12/04 18:40:45 tom Exp $
+.\" $Id: menu_post.3x,v 1.17 2019/01/20 20:32:23 tom Exp $
.TH menu_post 3X ""
.SH NAME
-\fBmenu_post\fR \- write or erase menus from associated subwindows
+\fBpost_menu\fR,
+\fBunpost_menu\fR \- write or erase menus from associated subwindows
.SH SYNOPSIS
\fB#include <menu.h>\fR
.br
@@ -39,10 +40,13 @@ int post_menu(MENU *menu);
int unpost_menu(MENU *menu);
.br
.SH DESCRIPTION
-The function \fBpost_menu\fR displays a menu to its associated subwindow. To
-trigger physical display of the subwindow, use \fBrefresh\fR or some equivalent
+The function \fBpost_menu\fR displays a menu to its associated subwindow.
+To
+trigger physical display of the subwindow,
+use \fBrefresh\fR(3X) or some equivalent
\fBcurses\fR routine (the implicit \fBdoupdate\fR triggered by an \fBcurses\fR
-input request will do). \fBpost_menu\fR resets the selection status of all items.
+input request will do).
+\fBpost_menu\fR resets the selection status of all items.
.PP
The function \fBunpost_menu\fR erases menu from its associated subwindow.
.SH RETURN VALUE
@@ -52,7 +56,7 @@ These routines return one of the following:
The routine succeeded.
.TP 5
.B E_SYSTEM_ERROR
-System error occurred (see \fBerrno\fR).
+System error occurred (see \fBerrno\fR(3)).
.TP 5
.B E_BAD_ARGUMENT
Routine detected an incorrect or out-of-range argument.
@@ -64,8 +68,8 @@ The menu has already been posted.
Routine was called from an initialization or termination function.
.TP 5
.B E_NO_ROOM
-Menu is too large for its window. You should consider to use
-\fBset_menu_format()\fR to solve the problem.
+Menu is too large for its window.
+You should consider using \fBset_menu_format\fR to solve the problem.
.TP 5
.B E_NOT_POSTED
The menu has not been posted.
@@ -78,8 +82,9 @@ No items are connected to the menu.
The header file \fB<menu.h>\fR automatically includes the header file
\fB<curses.h>\fR.
.SH PORTABILITY
-These routines emulate the System V menu library. They were not supported on
+These routines emulate the System V menu library.
+They were not supported on
Version 7 or BSD versions.
.SH AUTHORS
-Juergen Pfeifer. Manual pages and adaptation for new curses by Eric
-S. Raymond.
+Juergen Pfeifer.
+Manual pages and adaptation for new curses by Eric S. Raymond.