Provided by: libsvga1-dev_1.4.3-31_i386
keyboard_update, keyboard_waitforupdate - process raw keyboard events
These routines check the keyboard buffer for any raw keyboard events
and do the necessary updates to the internal buffers of
keyboard_clearstate(3) and keyboard_keypressed(3).
When there are no such events, keyboard_update() returns 0 immediately
(non-zero else) whereas keyboard_waitforupdate() blocks and waits until
an event occurs.
vga_waitevent(3) allows to wait for keyboard and other events at the
svgalib(7), vgagl(7), libvga.config(5), keytest(6), eventtest(6),
This manual page was edited by Michael Weller <email@example.com-
essen.de>. The exact source of the referenced function as well as of
the original documentation is unknown.
It is very likely that both are at least to some extent are due to Harm
Occasionally this might be wrong. I hereby asked to be excused by the
original author and will happily accept any additions or corrections to
this first version of the svgalib manual.