new_item(), free_item() - create and destroy menu items
ITEM *new_item(char *name, char *description); int free_item(ITEM *item);
The function new_item(3) allocates a new item and initializes it from the name and description pointers. It does not make its own copy of these items.
The function free_item(3) deallocates an item.
The function new_item(3) returns NULL on error.
The function free_item(3) returns one of the following:
The header file <menu.h> automatically includes the header file <curses.h>.
These routines emulate the System V menu library. They were not supported on Version 7 or BSD versions.