XmDropTransferStart man page

XmDropTransferStart — A Drag and Drop function that initiates a drop transfer


#include <Xm/DragDrop.h>
Widget XmDropTransferStart(
Widget widget,
ArgList arglist,
Cardinal argcount);


XmDropTransferStart initiates a drop transfer and uses the specified argument list to initialize an XmDropTransfer object. The DropTransfer object can be manipulated with XtSetValues and XtGetValues until the last call to the XmNtransferProc procedure is made. After that point, the result of using the widget pointer is undefined. The DropTransfer object is freed by the toolkit when a transfer is complete.

Specifies the ID of the DragContext widget associated with the transaction
Specifies the argument list
Specifies the number of attribute/value pairs in the argument list (arglist)

For a complete definition of DropTransfer and its associated resources, see XmDropTransfer(3).


Returns the ID of the DropTransfer widget.

Referenced By

XmDropTransfer(3), XmDropTransferAdd(3).

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