1. NAME

XkbLatchGroup - Latches the keysym group

2. SYNOPSIS

Bool XkbLatchGroup (Display * display , unsigned int device_spec , unsigned int group );

3. ARGUMENTS

  • display
        connection to the X server
  • device_spec
        device ID, or XkbUseCoreKbd
  • group
        index of the keysym group to latch

4. DESCRIPTION

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:

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Table 1 Symbolic Group Names
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Symbolic Name Value
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XkbGroup1Index 0
XkbGroup2Index 1
XkbGroup3Index 2
XkbGroup4Index 3

5. RETURN VALUES

  • 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.