XmCreateFileSelectionDialog man page

XmCreateFileSelectionDialog — The FileSelectionBox FileSelectionDialog convenience creation function

Synopsis

#include <Xm/FileSB.h>
Widget XmCreateFileSelectionDialog(
Widget parent,
String name,
ArgList arglist,
Cardinal argcount);

Description

XmCreateFileSelectionDialog is a convenience creation function that creates a DialogShell and an unmanaged FileSelectionBox child of the DialogShell. A FileSelectionDialog selects a file. It includes the following:

·
An editable text field for the directory mask
·
A scrolling list of filenames
·
An editable text field for the selected file
·
Labels for the list and text fields
·
Four buttons

The default button labels are OK, Filter, Cancel, and Help. One additional WorkArea child may be added to the FileSelectionBox after creation.

Use XtManageChild to pop up the FileSelectionDialog (passing the FileSelectionBox as the widget parameter); use XtUnmanageChild to pop it down.

XmCreateFileSelectionDialog forces the value of the Shell resource XmNallowShellResize to True.

parent
Specifies the parent widget ID
name
Specifies the name of the created widget
arglist
Specifies the argument list
argcount
Specifies the number of attribute/value pairs in the argument list (arglist)

For a complete definition of FileSelectionBox and its associated resources, see XmFileSelectionBox(3).

Return

Returns the FileSelectionBox widget ID.

Referenced By

XmFileSelectionBox(3).