XmTextFieldGetString man page

XmTextFieldGetString — A TextField function that accesses the string value


#include <Xm/TextF.h>
char * XmTextFieldGetString(
Widget widget);


XmTextFieldGetString accesses the string value of the TextField widget. The application is responsible for freeing the storage associated with the string by calling XtFree.

Specifies the TextField widget ID

For a complete definition of TextField and its associated resources, see XmTextField(3).


Returns a character pointer to the string value of the TextField widget. This returned value is a copy of the value of the XmNvalue resource. Returns an empty string if the length of the TextField widget's string is 0 (zero).

Referenced By

XmTextField(3), XmTextFieldGetStringWcs(3).

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