client events maintained by x server

Russell Shaw rjshaw at
Tue Nov 20 04:43:21 PST 2007

Daniel Stone wrote:
> On Tue, Nov 20, 2007 at 10:05:19AM +0530, sridhar wrote:
>> x server maintains..all the clients...
>> how to know what are all the requests and replies from x server
>> like window creation event , notify event, clicking event, mouse motion
>> event,
>> etc
> Hi,
> We can't do your homework for you.  Please read one of the many books
> available on X development, sample source code, etc.  There's a huge
> amount of resources available that don't require you to fill up our
> mailing list.  Expecting everyone else to do this for you is somewhat
> insulting.

Oh get out of here, no-one ever helps on this list and there's no other
list on X programming.

Why do you think X is moribund and no one is writing any decent
GUI stuff on X apart from a few lame file browsers and desktops?

Event viewer: /usr/bin/xev /usr/X11R6/bin/xev /usr/bin/X11/xev

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