[Xcb] using xcb in existing apps

Jeremy A. Kolb jkolb at brandeis.edu
Fri Mar 2 10:54:07 PST 2007

On Fri, 2 Mar 2007, Ian Osgood wrote:

> Questions like this could also be asked in the XCB mailing list.
>  > I want to use xcb in an existing app is there a function that returns
>  > a xcb_window_t when supplied a Window created  by XCreateWindow?
> You can use an Xlib Window anywhere an xcb_window_t is required. In  
> general, XID types like Window (X.h:typedef XID) are synonymous with  
> their XCB equivalents.
> Ian
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Sorry, you are free to mix xcb and xlib just know that things like 
events/structures etc. can't be easily converted between the two.  You 
also can't mix xlib events and xcb events.


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