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Question asked by harshitha in #Coffee Room on Oct 3, 2007
harshitha 路 Oct 3, 2007
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Dear reader,

Somebody kindly tell me as to how to develop a text editor using C language and ncurses library. Where can i get a ready source code for it?
Also kindly tell me what is ncurses library? How to use ncurses library? Kindly tell me about the books that i have to refer in order to develop a text editor for a mini project in my college.Also give me the details of the books that i have to refer to uderstand ncurses library. kindly give the details of the books which contain the source code of text editors designed in Clanguage using the ncurses library.Whoever reads this post kindly reply to <link edited: better to have all discussions on forums> Posted in: #Coffee Room
Prasad Ajinkya
Prasad Ajinkya 路 Oct 5, 2007
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Waise, if you want to develop a very rudimentary editor, you can directly do it through native file handling, et al, eh?
mahul 路 Nov 15, 2007
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it wd b interesting 2 develop this....i was workin' on this bt lost steam...cntct me 4 details
ursskmdali 路 Dec 3, 2007
Can you give me the details of text editor. I am interested to develop the similar one. My e-mail id is : ursskmdali@hotmail.com
smithu.simi 路 Jul 5, 2008
i too need help... more info on text editor implemented in C is needed.... pls post on me the references that can be used to smithu.simi@gmail.com
Kaustubh Katdare
Kaustubh Katdare 路 Jul 5, 2008
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No one's going to email you - smithu. We ask that all discussions should happen on CE Forums so that everyone gets benefited.
xheavenlyx 路 Jul 6, 2008
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Biggie you are a good admin!! 馃榾

Smithi, what ever your progress please do share it with us ok? This is a place to learn and share what we learn 馃榾
Itanium 路 Aug 2, 2008
Rank D2 - MASTER
anything going on the text editor developement ?
umesh936 路 Aug 12, 2008
Rank D3 - MASTER
hi guys
do sumthing new its look like school project ,here is link that can help u
EDIT by Mahdi
one more
c, c++, c__,Free source code for the taking. Over five million lines of programs.
may b this is help full
niraj.kumar 路 Aug 21, 2008
Rank D1 - MASTER
You can find books on NCURSE Library over here
NCURSE Library

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