XmbDrawString man page

XmbDrawString, XwcDrawString, Xutf8DrawString — draw text using a single font set

Syntax

void XmbDrawString(Display *display, Drawable d, XFontSet font_set, GC gc, int x, int y, char *string, int num_bytes);

void XwcDrawString(Display *display, Drawable d, XFontSet font_set, GC gc, int x, int y, wchar_t *string, int num_wchars);

void Xutf8DrawString(Display *display, Drawable d, XFontSet font_set, GC gc, int x, int y, char *string, int num_bytes);

Arguments

d

Specifies the drawable.

display

Specifies the connection to the X server.

font_set

Specifies the font set.

gc

Specifies the GC.

num_bytes

Specifies the number of bytes in the string argument.

num_wchars

Specifies the number of characters in the string argument.

string

Specifies the character string.

x
y

Specify the x and y coordinates.

Description

The XmbDrawString, XwcDrawString and Xutf8DrawString functions draw the specified text with the foreground pixel. When the  XFontSet has missing charsets, each unavailable character is drawn  with the default string returned by  XCreateFontSet. The behavior for an invalid codepoint is undefined.

The function Xutf8DrawString is an extension introduced by The XFree86 Project, Inc. in their 4.0.2 release. Its presence is indicated by the macro X_HAVE_UTF8_STRING.

See Also

XDrawImageString(3), XDrawString(3), XDrawText(3), XmbDrawImageString(3), XmbDrawText(3)
Xlib - C Language X Interface

Referenced By

XmbDrawImageString(3), XmbDrawText(3).

Xutf8DrawString(3) and XwcDrawString(3) are aliases of XmbDrawString(3).

libX11 1.6.4 X Version 11 XLIB FUNCTIONS