Keysym to modifiers state
cvetelin.a at komero.net
Tue Nov 1 07:13:33 PST 2005
The problem is that I dont have an event. I have only a keysym. I want to
emulate a key event to specified window.
On Tue, 01 Nov 2005 17:05:12 +0200, Jim Gettys <jg at freedesktop.org> wrote:
> No, you get the modifiers state from the event itself. All keypress
> events include this information.
> - Jim
> On Tue, 2005-11-01 at 14:51 +0200, Cvetelin Andreev wrote:
>> Hi all,
>> After a week researching did not find some answers.
>> I want to send a KeyEvent with XSendEvent with specified keysym. But the
>> KeyEvent structure requres keycode (which is system dependant) and
>> modifiers. I can obtain the keycode from the keysym with
>> but what about modifiers?
>> A solution is to get the keycode, and to test this keycode with all
>> modifiers masks for equality with the original keysym with
>> XKeycodeToKeysym (or ewith constructing event with each modifiers
>> combination and test it with XLookupString). However the combinations of
>> modifiers are large number.
>> So is there a way to get the modifiers state from the keysym?
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