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term::ansi::code::macros(n)    Terminal control	   term::ansi::code::macros(n)


       term::ansi::code::macros - Macro sequences

       package require Tcl  8.4

       package require textutil::repeat

       package require textutil::tabify

       package require term::ansi::code::macros	 ?0.1?


       ::term::ansi::code::macros::import ?ns? ?arg...?

       ::term::ansi::code::macros::menu menu

       ::term::ansi::code::macros::frame string


       This  package  provides higher level control sequences for more complex

	      This command is for introspection. It returns as	its  result  a
	      list containing the names of all attribute commands.

       ::term::ansi::code::macros::import ?ns? ?arg...?
	      This  command  imports  some  or all attribute commands into the
	      namespace ns. This is by default the namespace macros. Note that
	      this  is	relative  namespace name, placing the imported command
	      into a child of the current namespace. By default	 all  commands
	      are imported, this can howver be restricted by listing the names
	      of the wanted commands after the namespace argument.

       ::term::ansi::code::macros::menu menu
	      The description of a menu is converted into a formatted  rectan‐
	      gular  block  of	text,  with  the menu command characters high‐
	      lighted using bold red text.  The	 result	 is  returned  as  the
	      result of the command.

	      The  description,	 menu, is a dictionary mapping from menu label
	      to command character.

       ::term::ansi::code::macros::frame string
	      The paragraph of text contained in the  string  is  padded  with
	      spaces at the right margin, after normalizing internal tabs, and
	      then put into a  frame  made  of	box-graphics.  The  result  is
	      returned as the result of the command.

       This  document,	and the package it describes, will undoubtedly contain
       bugs and other problems.	 Please report such in the  category  term  of
       the	    Tcllib	   SF	      Trackers	       [http://source‐].  Please also report any  ideas  for
       enhancements you may have for either package and/or documentation.

       ansi, control, frame, menu, terminal

       Terminal control

       Copyright (c) 2006 Andreas Kupries <>

term				      0.1	   term::ansi::code::macros(n)

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