form_new_page(3X) Library calls form_new_page(3X)

set_new_page, new_page - form pagination functions

#include <form.h>
int set_new_page(FIELD *field, bool new_page_flag);
bool new_page(const FIELD *field);

The function set_new_page sets or resets a flag marking the given field as the beginning of a new page on its form.

The function new_page is a predicate which tests if a given field marks a page beginning on its form.

The function new_page returns TRUE or FALSE.

The function set_new_page returns one of the following:

The routine succeeded.
The given field is already connected to a form.

These routines emulate the System V forms library. They were not supported on Version 7 or BSD versions.

Juergen Pfeifer. Manual pages and adaptation for new curses by Eric S. Raymond.

curses(3X) and related pages whose names begin “form_” for detailed descriptions of the entry points.

2024-03-16 ncurses 6.5