Read from stdin

Michael R. Harper mikihasa at
Sat Mar 14 00:53:02 PST 1998

Dear Mario,

If you are using  the 1.0 event module I can help you.  Please respond to me
directly so we can spare everyone on the illustrious Kaffe list from such a
banal thread.  I can also point you to some help for the 1.1 and 1.2 event
handling schemes.


Michael R. Harper
mikihasa at

Mario Haza wrote:

> I know this is not related only to kaffe but maybe some of you can help
> me.
> I am trying to read only one character from the keyboard (i am using kaffe
> 0.9.2 on text "console" mode) without hiting return.
> I can type many characters but they get read only when i hit return.
> What i am looking for is something like the C function getche (on Turbo C
> or Borland C).
> Thanks in advance.
>   Mario "Mago" Haza
>   Technical Research / Research Center for Educational Computing
>   e-mail: mhaza at
>           mhaza at
>   Tel. (5) 627-0210 Ext. 8530 or 8527 (Mexico City)

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