XTextWidth man page

XTextWidth, XTextWidth16 — compute text width

Syntax

int XTextWidth(XFontStruct *font_struct, char *string, int count);

int XTextWidth16(XFontStruct *font_struct, XChar2b *string, int count);

Arguments

count
Specifies the character count in the specified string.
font_struct
Specifies the font used for the width computation.
string
Specifies the character string.

Description

The XTextWidth and XTextWidth16 functions return the width of the specified 8-bit or 2-byte character strings.

See Also

XLoadFont(3), XTextExtents(3)
Xlib - C Language X Interface

Referenced By

XTextExtents(3).

XTextWidth16(3) is an alias of XTextWidth(3).

libX11 1.6.4 X Version 11 XLIB FUNCTIONS