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XmtGetApplicationValues(3) Library Functions Manual XmtGetApplicationValues(3)

NAME
       XmtGetApplicationValues(),  XmtSetApplicationValues()  -	 query and set
       application resources by	name.

SYNOPSIS
       #include	<Xmt/AppRes.h>

       void XmtGetApplicationValues(Widget w, ArgList args, Cardinal num_args)

       void XmtSetApplicationValues(Widget w, ArgList args, Cardinal num_args)

ARGUMENTS
       INPUTS

	    w	   Any descendant of the  root	shell  for  which  application
		   resource values are to be obtained.

	    args   An  ArgList specifying the names of resources to be queried
		   or set, and the addresses of	variables to store their  val-
		   ues in (for XmtGetApplicationValues()) or the values	to set
		   for those resources (for XmtSetApplicationValues()).

	    num_args
		   The number of elements in the args array.

DESCRIPTION
       XmtGetApplicationValues() and XmtSetApplicationValues() are analogs  to
       XtGetValues()  and  XtSetValues().  Instead of querying and setting the
       resources of a widget, however, they query and  set  the	 standard  Xmt
       application  resources associated with a	root shell widget. See Chapter
       7, Application Resources	and Command-Line  Arguments,  for  a  complete
       list  of	 these	application  resources.	The header file	_Xmt/AppRes.h_
       contains	symbolic names that you	can use	to  refer  to  each  of	 these
       application resources-each name begins with an XmtN prefix, just	as Xmt
       widget resource names do.

       Xmt does	not make copies	of any of its string application resources, so
       any  strings returned by	XmtGetApplicationValues() must not be modified
       or freed. Similarly, Xmt	does not make copies  of  any  of  its	string
       application  resources,	so any string values set by this function must
       be constant strings, of must not	be modified or freed for the  lifetime
       of the application.

       Not  all	 application  resources	can be meaningfully set. Xmtforeground
       and XmtNbackground, for example,	are used only within  XmtInitializeAp-
       plicationShell()	and are	never referenced again;	setting	them will have
       no effect.

       Calling XmtSetApplicationValues() only sets the specified  values;  Xmt
       makes no	attempt	to update the current application state	to reflect the
       new values. If the ``busy cursor'' is being  displayed  by  XmtDisplay-
       BusyCursor(), for example, and you set the XmtNbusyCursor resource, the
       cursor that is displayed	will not change. The next time you  call  Xmt-
       DisplayBusyCursor(), however, the new cursor will be used.

SEE ALSO
       Chapter 7, Application Resources	and Command-Line Arguments,
       XmtInitializeApplicationShell(),	XmtParseCommandLine().

Xmt				  Motif	Tools	    XmtGetApplicationValues(3)

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