simulate_keypress man page

simulate_keypress — Stuffs a key into the keyboard buffer. Allegro game programming library.


#include <allegro.h>

void simulate_keypress(int key);


Stuffs a key into the keyboard buffer, just as if the user had pressed it. The parameter is in the same format returned by readkey(). Example:

simulate_keypress(KEY_SPACE << 8);
if (readkey() == (KEY_SPACE << 8))
   allegro_message("You simulated Alt+Space\n");

See Also

install_keyboard(3), simulate_ukeypress(3), keypressed(3), readkey(3)

Referenced By

keypressed(3), readkey(3), simulate_ukeypress(3).

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