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XmImGetXIC

XmImGetXIC

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NAME

XmImGetXIC --- An input manager function that obtains an XIC for a widget  

SYNOPSIS

#include <Xm/XmIm.h>
XIC XmImGetXIC(
Widget widget,
XmInputPolicy input_policy,
ArgList args,
Cardinal num_args);
 

DESCRIPTION

XmImGetXIC creates and registers an X Input Context (XIC) with the specified arguments for widget. If XmINHERIT_POLICY is specified for input_policy, a new XIC will be created only if required to by the arguments or by the VendorShell input policy. Any existing XIC registered with widget is unregistered.

Refer to the VendorShell reference page for further details.

widget
Specifies the ID of a widget for which an Input Context is to be created.
input_policy
Specifies the type of input policy. It accepts the following values:
XmINHERIT_POLICY
Inherits the policy from VendorShell.
XmPER_WIDGET
Creates a new XIC for this widget.
XmPER_SHELL
Creates a new XIC for the shell, if needed.
args
Specifies an XtArgList parameter to use for creating the XIC.
num_args
Specifies the number of arguments in the args parameter.
 

RETURN

Returns the created XIC. The application is responsible for freeing the returned XIC by calling XmImFreeXIC.  

RELATED

XmImSetXIC(3) and XmImFreeXIC(3).


 

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