You can't. At best, a command line application could process typed input AFTER the enter key is pressed to pass that input to your program.
Or look into JCurses (never used it nor taken a look at it myself).
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posted 7 years ago
Thank you for your reply. Sorry for probably stupid question, but is it possible then to make a window invisible? does not turn into the tray, but it is invisible, but retaining the ability to process events?