[Tutor] Looking to improve my stopWatch.py

Alan Gauld alan.gauld at btinternet.com
Thu Oct 25 09:13:34 CEST 2007

"bhaaluu" <bhaaluu at gmail.com> wrote

> I had absolutely no clue what mscrt was.

The MicroSoftVisualCRunTime library.

>>>> help ("curses")
> Whew!
> There's quite a bit in that one!

Yep its a full "Gui" toolkit for text based terminals.

Fortunately you only need a couple of functions.

Check out my Event Driven Programming topic 
for a very simple example using msvcrt/curses.

Alan Gauld
Author of the Learn to Program web site

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