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Moving to GitHub, slowly

The software on this pages will slowly be moved to GitHub https://github.com/hilbix/. The CVS repository will be migrated to GIT as well, so the history will be preserved, a bit. See FAQ.

Scylla and Charybdis, keypressed - Tools

The tools are developed under Linux with ESR's paradigm release early, release often in mind.
So you can consider this beta software, or alpha, or pre-alpha, or even worse ;)

Have a look in the download directory for all downloads.
As always here, all you get is the source. No binaries here.

keypressed 0.1.0-20090304-005423

Nonblocking, nondestructible test for waiting data on TTYs, sockets and probably pipes

⇒ ⇒ ⇒ The development shifted to another location. All future versions will be published at https://github.com/hilbix/keypressed   ⇐ ⇐ ⇐

Example 1:

while ! keypressed; do ...; done

Example 2:

while ! keypressed </dev/tty; do ...; done

Limitations and bugs:

This Works is placed under the terms of the Copyright Less License, see file COPYRIGHT.CLL. USE AT OWN RISK, ABSOLUTELY NO WARRANTY.

Actually this only is a minimum wrapper around a library call.


version 0.1.0-20090304-005423

download (5864 bytes) sig

You can give a timeout in milliseconds

Also install path now is to /usr/local

version 0.0.0-20080530-190401

download (5679 bytes) sig

First very simple version

License and Disclaimer

All you can see here is free software according to the GNU GPL.
Copyright (C)2000-2011 by Valentin Hilbig
Note that the software comes with absolutely no warranty of any kind.
You use the software at your own risk.
Valentin Hilbig cannot be hold responsible for any unintended damage,
lost data or malfunction of the software you can find here.

[FSFE contributor 2007]

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