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DMXGetInputAttributes(3)   Library Functions Manual   DMXGetInputAttributes(3)

NAME
       DMXGetInputAttributes - determine input device attributes

SYNOPSIS
       #include	<X11/extensions/dmxext.h>

       Bool DMXGetInputAttributes(Display *dpy,
				  int id,
				  DMXInputAttributes *attr);

DESCRIPTION
       DMXGetInputAttributes()	returns	 information  about  the  input	device
       specified with id.   This  information  cannot  be  obtained  from  the
       XListInputDevices(3) call.  id is the same as that used by the XListIn-
       putDevices(3) call, and must be in the range 0 to  one  less  than  the
       value returned by DMXGetInputCount(3), inclusive.

       The DMXInputAttributes structure	is:

       typedef struct {
	   DMXInputEnum	inputType;
	   int		physicalScreen;
	   int		physicalId;
	   Bool		isCore;
	   Bool		sendsCore;
	   const char	*name;
	   Bool		detached;
       } DMXInputAttributes;

       The  value  of inputType	will always be valid, and will have one	of the
       following values, depending on the type of input:  DMXLocalInputType  ,
       DMXConsoleInputType , or	DMXBackendInputType .

       For local devices, all other fields returned, except isCore  and	 send-
       sCore , are invalid.

       For console devices, physicalScreen  and	 physicalID will  be  invalid,
       and name	will return the	name of	the X server on	which the console win-
       dow is displayed.

       For back-end devices, physicalScreen will identify the back-end display
       and  can	 be used as an argument	to DMXGetScreenAttributes(3) to	obtain
       more information; physicalId will be the	XInput device id on the	 back-
       end  X  server; and name	will be	invalid	(since it does not provide any
       additional information that cannot  be  obtained	 with  DMXGetScreenAt-
       tributes(3)).

       If  isCore is True, then	this device is active as a true	core input de-
       vice and	will send core events.	If sendsCore is	True, then this	device
       is  an XInput extension device, but sends core events instead of	exten-
       sion events.  This behavior is different	from that of XFree86 or	 Xorg,
       where  XInput extension devices may send	both extension events and core
       events.

       If detached is True, then this device  has  been	 detached  and	is  no
       longer producing	input events.  The device may be reattached using DMX-
       AddInput(3).

RETURN VALUE
       DMXGetInputAttributes() returns True unless there is a protocol error.

       DMXGetInputAttributes() can generate BadValue (if the value  of	id  is
       out of range).

SEE ALSO
       DMXGetInputCount(3),  XListInputDevices(3),  DMXGetScreenAttributes(3),
       DMXAddInput(3), DMX(3), Xdmx(1)

X Version 11			 libdmx	1.1.3	      DMXGetInputAttributes(3)

NAME | SYNOPSIS | DESCRIPTION | RETURN VALUE | SEE ALSO

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