MSWIN:getch() UNIX:?

Michael Hudson mwh21 at
Wed Nov 10 03:46:19 EST 1999

"Francesco" <frcontin at> writes:

> There's a module with a getch() function that can run on all
> platforms?

This is a regular. Have you tried dejanews?

In summary - there's a version that'll work on almost every platform
your likely to come across, but isn't guaranteed to (it's unlikely to
work if the terminal actually is a teletype jobby printing on paper,
I'd imagine).

Happy searching!

More information about the Python-list mailing list