XkbAddDeviceLedInfo - Man Page

Initialize an XkbDeviceLedInfoRec structure


XkbDeviceLedInfoPtr XkbAddDeviceLedInfo (XkbDeviceInfoPtr device_info, unsigned int led_class, unsigned int led_id);


- device_info

structure in which to add LED info

- led_class

input extension class for LED device of interest

- led_id

input extension ID for LED device of interest


XkbAddDeviceLedInfo first checks to see whether an entry matching led_class and led_id already exists in the device_info->leds array. If it finds a matching entry, it returns a pointer to that entry. Otherwise, it checks to be sure  there is at least one empty entry in device_info->leds and extends it if there is not enough room. It then increments device_info->num_leds and fills in the next available entry in device_info->leds with led_class and led_id.

If successful, XkbAddDeviceLedInfo returns a pointer to the XkbDeviceLedInfoRec structure that was initialized. If unable to allocate  sufficient storage, or if device_info points to an invalid XkbDeviceInfoRec structure, or if led_class or led_id are inappropriate, XkbAddDeviceLedInfo returns NULL.

To allocate additional space for button actions in an XkbDeviceInfoRec structure, use XkbResizeDeviceButtonActions.


Information about X Input Extension devices is transferred between a client program and the Xkb  extension in an XkbDeviceInfoRec structure:

    typedef struct {
        char *               name;          /∗ name for device */
        Atom                 type;          /∗ name for class of devices */
        unsigned short       device_spec;   /∗ device of interest */
        Bool                 has_own_state; /∗ True=>this device has its own state */
        unsigned short       supported;     /∗ bits indicating supported capabilities */
        unsigned short       unsupported;   /∗ bits indicating unsupported capabilities */
        unsigned short       num_btns;      /∗ number of entries in btn_acts */
        XkbAction *          btn_acts;      /∗ button actions */
        unsigned short       sz_leds;       /∗ total number of entries in LEDs vector */
        unsigned short       num_leds;      /∗ number of valid entries in LEDs vector */
        unsigned short       dflt_kbd_fb;   /∗ input extension ID of default (core kbd) indicator */
        unsigned short       dflt_led_fb;   /∗ input extension ID of default indicator feedback */
        XkbDeviceLedInfoPtr  leds;          /∗ LED descriptions */
    } XkbDeviceInfoRec, *XkbDeviceInfoPtr;

    typedef struct {
        unsigned short      led_class;        /∗ class for this LED device*/
        unsigned short      led_id;           /∗ ID for this LED device */
        unsigned int        phys_indicators;  /∗ bits for which LEDs physically present */
        unsigned int        maps_present;     /∗ bits for which LEDs have maps in maps */
        unsigned int        names_present;    /∗ bits for which LEDs are in names */
        unsigned int        state;            /∗ 1 bit => corresponding LED is on */
        Atom                names[XkbNumIndicators];   /∗ names for LEDs */
        XkbIndicatorMapRec  maps;             /∗ indicator maps for each LED */
    } XkbDeviceLedInfoRec, *XkbDeviceLedInfoPtr;

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Referenced By


libX11 1.7.0 X Version 11 XKB FUNCTIONS