XkbLatchGroup(3) XKB FUNCTIONS XkbLatchGroup(3)NAME
XkbLatchGroup - Latches the keysym group
Bool XkbLatchGroup (Display *display, unsigned int device_spec, unsigned int group);
connection to the X server
device ID, or XkbUseCoreKbd
group index of the keysym group to latch
XkbLatchGroup sends a request to the server to latch the specified group and does not wait for a reply. It returns True if the request was
sent and False otherwise.
Reference the keysym group indices with these symbolic constants:
Table 1 Symbolic Group Names
Symbolic Name Value
True The XkbLatchGroup function returns True if a request was sent to the server to latch the specified group.
False The XkbLatchGroup function returns False if the request was not sent.
X Version 11 libX11 1.6.0 XkbLatchGroup(3)
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XkbLockModifiers(3) XKB FUNCTIONS XkbLockModifiers(3)NAME
XkbLockModifiers - Locks and unlocks any of the eight real keyboard modifiers
Bool XkbLockModifiers ( display, device_spec, affect, values )
unsigned int device_spec;
unsigned int affect;
unsigned int values;
connection to the X server
device ID, or XkbUseCoreKbd
affect mask of real modifiers whose lock state is to change
values 1 => lock, 0 => unlock; only for modifiers selected by affect
XkbLockModifiers sends a request to the server to lock the real modifiers selected by both affect and values and to unlock the real modi-
fiers selected by affect, but not selected by values. XkbLockModifiers does not wait for a reply from the server. It returns True if the
request was sent, and False otherwise.
The functions in this section that change the use of modifiers use a mask in the parameter affect. It is a bitwise inclusive OR of the
legal modifier masks:
Table 1 Real Modifier Masks
True The XkbLockModifiers function returns True if a request is sent to the server to lock the real modifiers selected by both
affect and values and to unlock the real modifiers selected by affect, but not selected by values.
False The XkbLockModifiers function returns False if the request was not sent.
X Version 11 libX11 1.2.1 XkbLockModifiers(3)
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