> > Anyway, keybord input is done by handling "press" and "release"
not possible without specifying which graphical user toolkit you want to use.
if you don't want to use a GUI toolkit, you are talking about raw terminal keycodes,
which can be done but its hard, non-portable and hacky.
> Hm, I'm wondering if I could do this sticking to C++ builtins...
totally out of the question.