Restores the virtual screen from a dump file.
Curses Library (libcurses.a)
The scr_restore subroutine restores the virtual screen from the contents of a dump file. You create a dump file with the scr_dump subroutine. To update the terminal's display with the restored virtual screen, call the wrefresh or doupdate subroutine after restoring from a dump file.
To communicate the screen image across processes, use the scr_restore subroutine along with the scr_dump subroutine.
|ERR||Indicates the content of the dump file is incompatible with the current release of curses.|
|OK||Indicates that the virtual screen was successfully restored from a dump file.|
|FileName||Identifies the name of the dump file.|
To restore the contents of the virtual screen from the /tmp/virtual.dump file and update the terminal screen, use:
This subroutine is part of Base Operating System (BOS) Runtime.
The scr_dump (scr_dump, scr_init, scr_restore, scr_set Subroutine) subroutine, scr_init (scr_init Subroutine) subroutine.
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