XkbKeysymToModifiers man page

XkbKeysymToModifiers — Finds the set of modifiers bound to a particular keysym  on the core keyboard


unsigned int XkbKeysymToModifiers (Display *dpy, KeySym ks);


- dpy

connection to X server

- ks

keysym of interest


XkbKeysymToModifiers finds the set of modifiers currently bound to the keysym ks on the core keyboard. The value returned is the mask of modifiers bound to the  keysym ks. If no modifiers are bound to the keysym, XkbKeysymToModifiers returns zero; otherwise, it returns the inclusive OR of zero or more of the  following: ShiftMask, ControlMask, LockMask, Mod1Mask, Mod2Mask, Mod3Mask,  Mod4Mask, and Mod5Mask.


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