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Answer: is ther any way to get only one char from stdin

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Q&A > input and output > How can I get just one character from STDIN? - Answer contributed by AgentM

use Curses; ...#initialization stuff my $char=getch();
Read more on Curses in your local man pages for more terminal manipulation goodness.

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