The Single UNIX ® Specification, Version 2
Copyright © 1997 The Open Group


napms - suspend the calling process


#include <curses.h>

int napms(int ms);


The napms() function takes at least ms milliseconds to return.


The napms() function returns OK.


No errors are defined.


A more reliable method of achieving a timed delay is the usleep() function.


delay_output(), usleep() (in the XSH specification), <curses.h>.

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