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suspend a output

Posted on 1997-05-21
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Is it possible to suspend a output to screen just using
following:

var ch : char;

begin
write('press any key to continue...');
read(ch);
end.

if not, what is the correct way? thx
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Question by:ping072497
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PFranz earned 100 total points
ID: 1215340
I usually use

var ch:char;

Begin
 write('press any key');
 ch := readkey;
end.
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by:ping072497
ID: 1215341
I tried the above program. It seems doesn't work to me.
I couldn't compile it. I'm using Tubo Pascal 7.0. Is readkey
a function?


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by:PFranz
ID: 1215342
It is a function from the CRT Unit.
You can use this function also to read a key like ESC (ch=CHR(27)) or one of the F-keys.
 
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