[fpc-pascal] Readln a password

Adriaan van Os fpc at microbizz.nl
Sun Nov 27 16:59:14 CET 2016

Dmitry Boyarintsev wrote:

> I'd think you want something simlar on unix.
> Take a look at man 4 termios
> specifically at local flag named "ECHO".
> you want to disable it via tcsetattr() Â (TermIO unit)

Thanks for the hint. I haven't yet tried it, but I would expect it to fail, as stty (see stty.c in 
GNU coreutils) calls tcsetattr and stty fails reporting 'stty: stdin isn't a terminal' .


Adriaan van Os

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