Turning the text cursor off

faq 21 was very helpful and works perfect for turning on/off the visible
cursor -

for comparative programming information :

in fpc (free pascal) :
  under Dos - the 'go32' unit is required for use of port[]
  under Linux - 'ports' unit is required for the use of port[]

Timo Salmi wrote:

> In article <7qsmqm$...@enews3.newsguy.com>,
> Matt Ronge <monkeybr...@mb-software.net> wrote:
> :I have been trying to figure out how to turn the text cursor off in one of
> :my programs but it seems to me that you have to use software interupts to

>  21) How do I turn the cursor off?

>  164988 Apr 25 1999 ftp://garbo.uwasa.fi/pc/link/tsfaqp.zip
>  tsfaqp.zip Common Turbo Pascal Questions and Timo's answers, linked

>    All the best, Timo

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