Skip site navigation (1)Skip section navigation (2)

FreeBSD Manual Pages

  
 
  

home | help
XSelectionEvent(3)		XLIB FUNCTIONS		    XSelectionEvent(3)

NAME
       XSelectionEvent - SelectionNotify event structure

STRUCTURES
       The structure for SelectionNotify events	contains:

       typedef struct {
	       int type;       /* SelectionNotify */
	       unsigned	long serial;   /* # of last request processed by server	*/
	       Bool send_event;	       /* true if this came from a SendEvent request */
	       Display *display;       /* Display the event was	read from */
	       Window requestor;
	       Atom selection;
	       Atom target;
	       Atom property;  /* atom or None */
	       Time time;
       } XSelectionEvent;

       When you	receive	this event, the	structure members are set as follows.

       The type	member is set to the event type	constant name that uniquely
       identifies it.  For example, when the X server reports a	GraphicsExpose
       event to	a client application, it sends an XGraphicsExposeEvent struc-
       ture with the type member set to	GraphicsExpose.	 The display member is
       set to a	pointer	to the display the event was read on.  The send_event
       member is set to	True if	the event came from a SendEvent	protocol re-
       quest.  The serial member is set	from the serial	number reported	in the
       protocol	but expanded from the 16-bit least-significant bits to a full
       32-bit value.  The window member	is set to the window that is most use-
       ful to toolkit dispatchers.

       The requestor member is set to the window associated with the requestor
       of the selection.  The selection	member is set to the atom that indi-
       cates the selection.  For example, PRIMARY is used for the primary se-
       lection.	 The target member is set to the atom that indicates the con-
       verted type.  For example, PIXMAP is used for a pixmap.	The property
       member is set to	the atom that indicates	which property the result was
       stored on.  If the conversion failed, the property member is set	to
       None.  The time member is set to	the time the conversion	took place and
       can be a	timestamp or CurrentTime.

SEE ALSO
       XAnyEvent(3), XButtonEvent(3), XCreateWindowEvent(3), XCircula-
       teEvent(3), XCirculateRequestEvent(3), XColormapEvent(3), XConfig-
       ureEvent(3), XConfigureRequestEvent(3), XCrossingEvent(3), XDestroyWin-
       dowEvent(3), XErrorEvent(3), XExposeEvent(3), XFocusChangeEvent(3),
       XGraphicsExposeEvent(3),	XGravityEvent(3), XKeymapEvent(3),
       XMapEvent(3), XMapRequestEvent(3), XPropertyEvent(3), XRepar-
       entEvent(3), XResizeRequestEvent(3), XSelectionClearEvent(3), XSelec-
       tionRequestEvent(3), XUnmapEvent(3), XVisibilityEvent(3)
       Xlib - C	Language X Interface

X Version 11			 libX11	1.6.5		    XSelectionEvent(3)

NAME | STRUCTURES | SEE ALSO

Want to link to this manual page? Use this URL:
<https://www.freebsd.org/cgi/man.cgi?query=XSelectionEvent&sektion=3&manpath=FreeBSD+12.0-RELEASE+and+Ports>

home | help