Contents of the AUTOMENU.DOC file
AUTOMATIC MENU MODULE
This module is a based on a program appearing on a BBS system (author
unknown). It has been rewritten to provide a SIDEKICK (TM) style menu that
is automatically sized,and includes built in protection for illegal screen
locations. As the module is well commented I offer only the following brief
1. TMENU.PAS is a demo showing proper use of menu system.
The menu item and highlight character lists must be
defined before menu is used. It is critical to terminate
menu item list with a null entry ( '' ).
2. Default menu generation (menu_x = 0 and menu_y = 0)
is centered in screen and displays instruction line. All
other menu_x and menu_y choices suppress instruction line.
3. You cannot exceed screen boundaries ; menu will stop at edges.
4. A title entry of a null string ( '' ) will suppress the
Joseph G. Solch