cursor positioning and color

TuxTrax bogusdrop at
Tue Sep 24 02:42:56 EDT 2002

bfarwick at (brrrent) wrote in message news:<1b6dca50.0209231022.6fae7f6d at>...
> TuxTrax at (TuxTrax) wrote in message news:<slrnaoqv2q.hn4.TuxTrax at fortress.tuxnet>...
> > Being new to python, I would like to know how one goes about such 
> > tasks as precise cursor positioning and output to screen in color.
> > 
> Hi Mathew,
> Curses is the way to go when using Linux/Unix.
> Wconio is the way to go when using Microsoft.
> You can find in the Vaults of Parnassus.  If you have any trouble
> locating it, let me know, I can email it to you.  Small library, works
> well.
> All the best,
> brrrent

Thanks Brent. Appreciate it. Am I to understand that there are no
python libraries that do this as a standard part of the python

That would be preferable, as it would eliminate the requirement of
the user have curses on their system before they can use the code.



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