How to fake a motion and press event ?
glynn at gclements.plus.com
Fri Nov 23 11:44:16 PST 2007
Wang Baisheng wrote:
> I want to fake a x event, just as we select some text in the text
> entry using
> drag mouse, so I use the Xtst, the code is following:
> XTestFakeMotionEvent(xdpy, 0, 50, 100, CurrentTime);
> XTestFakeButtonEvent(xdpy, 1, True, CurrentTime);
> XTestFakeMotionEvent(xdpy, 0, 100, 2000, CurrentTime);
> XTestFakeButtonEvent(xdpy, 1, False, CurrentTime);
> XSync(xdpy, FALSE);
> But I have found the above fragment works on some computer, and on
> computer it dosn't work at all.
> I intercept the the gtk event loop and printf the event type. I have
> that in the computer not working, the gtk doesn't receive motion event at all
> and only receives press and release button event, while in the working
> computer, the gtk receives press, motion, release event.
> So if you have some experience, please give me some advice.
Have both applications selected motion events on the window? The X
server only reports events which are selected by the window's event
Glynn Clements <glynn at gclements.plus.com>
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