Mail Archives: djgpp/2000/07/28/13:00:16

From: Damian Yerrick <Bullcr_pd_yerrick AT hotmail DOT comRemoveBullcr_p>
Newsgroups: comp.os.msdos.djgpp
Subject: Re: blinking characters
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Date: Fri, 28 Jul 2000 16:46:38 GMT
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On Fri, 28 Jul 2000 13:59:13 GMT, "Kurt Aistinger"
<kurt DOT aistinger AT chello DOT at> wrote:

>I recently downloaded DJGPP and now I have a question about making
>characters blink: How can I do it? :-)
>In TurboC++ there just was a color named BLINK. You gave a function as the
>color-parameter BLINK and the text was blinking.
>How can this be done with DJGPP?

Add 128 to the value you pass to textattr().

Damian Yerrick
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