XChangeWindowAttributes, XSetWindowBackground,
   XSetWindowBackgroundPixmap, XSetWindowBorder, XSetWindowBorderPixmap,
   XSetWindowColormap - change window attributes


   int XChangeWindowAttributes(Display *display, Window w, unsigned long
          valuemask, XSetWindowAttributes *attributes);

   int XSetWindowBackground(Display *display, Window w, unsigned long

   int XSetWindowBackgroundPixmap(Display *display, Window w, Pixmap

   int XSetWindowBorder(Display *display, Window w, unsigned long

   int XSetWindowBorderPixmap(Display *display, Window w, Pixmap

   int XSetWindowColormap(Display *display, Window w, Colormap colormap);


             Specifies the structure from which the values (as specified
             by the value mask) are to be taken.  The value mask should
             have the appropriate bits set to indicate which attributes
             have been set in the structure.

             Specifies the pixel that is to be used for the background.

             Specifies the background pixmap, ParentRelative, or None.

             Specifies the entry in the colormap.

             Specifies the border pixmap or CopyFromParent.

   display   Specifies the connection to the X server.

   valuemask Specifies which window attributes are defined in the
             attributes argument.  This mask is the bitwise inclusive OR
             of the valid attribute mask bits.  If valuemask is zero, the
             attributes are ignored and are not referenced.

   w         Specifies the window.

   colormap  Specifies the colormap.


   Depending on the valuemask, the XChangeWindowAttributes function uses
   the window attributes in the XSetWindowAttributes structure to change
   the specified window attributes.  Changing the background does not
   cause the window contents to be changed.  To repaint the window and its
   background, use XClearWindow.  Setting the border or changing the
   background such that the border tile origin changes causes the border
   to be repainted.  Changing the background of a root window to None or
   ParentRelative restores the default background pixmap.  Changing the
   border of a root window to CopyFromParent restores the default border
   pixmap.  Changing the win-gravity does not affect the current position
   of the window.  Changing the backing-store of an obscured window to
   WhenMapped or Always, or changing the backing-planes, backing-pixel, or
   save-under of a mapped window may have no immediate effect.  Changing
   the colormap of a window (that is, defining a new map, not changing the
   contents of the existing map) generates a ColormapNotify event.
   Changing the colormap of a visible window may have no immediate effect
   on the screen because the map may not be installed (see
   XInstallColormap).  Changing the cursor of a root window to None
   restores the default cursor.  Whenever possible, you are encouraged to
   share colormaps.

   Multiple clients can select input on the same window.  Their event
   masks are maintained separately.  When an event is generated, it is
   reported to all interested clients.  However, only one client at a time
   can select for SubstructureRedirectMask, ResizeRedirectMask, and
   ButtonPressMask.  If a client attempts to select any of these event
   masks and some other client has already selected one, a BadAccess error
   results.  There is only one do-not-propagate-mask for a window, not one
   per client.

   XChangeWindowAttributes can generate BadAccess, BadColor, BadCursor,
   BadMatch, BadPixmap, BadValue, and BadWindow errors.

   The XSetWindowBackground function sets the background of the window to
   the specified pixel value.  Changing the background does not cause the
   window contents to be changed.  XSetWindowBackground uses a pixmap of
   undefined size filled with the pixel value you passed.  If you try to
   change the background of an InputOnly window, a BadMatch error results.

   XSetWindowBackground can generate BadMatch and BadWindow errors.

   The XSetWindowBackgroundPixmap function sets the background pixmap of
   the window to the specified pixmap.  The background pixmap can
   immediately be freed if no further explicit references to it are to be
   made.  If ParentRelative is specified, the background pixmap of the
   window's parent is used, or on the root window, the default background
   is restored.  If you try to change the background of an InputOnly
   window, a BadMatch error results.  If the background is set to None,
   the window has no defined background.

   XSetWindowBackgroundPixmap can generate BadMatch, BadPixmap, and
   BadWindow errors.

   The XSetWindowBorder function sets the border of the window to the
   pixel value you specify.  If you attempt to perform this on an
   InputOnly window, a BadMatch error results.

   XSetWindowBorder can generate BadMatch and BadWindow errors.

   The XSetWindowBorderPixmap function sets the border pixmap of the
   window to the pixmap you specify.  The border pixmap can be freed
   immediately if no further explicit references to it are to be made.  If
   you specify CopyFromParent, a copy of the parent window's border pixmap
   is used.  If you attempt to perform this on an InputOnly window, a
   BadMatch error results.

   XSetWindowBorderPixmap can generate BadMatch, BadPixmap, and BadWindow

   The XSetWindowColormap function sets the specified colormap of the
   specified window.  The colormap must have the same visual type as the
   window, or a BadMatch error results.

   XSetWindowColormap can generate BadColor, BadMatch, and BadWindow


   BadAccess A client attempted to free a color map entry that it did not
             already allocate.

   BadAccess A client attempted to store into a read-only color map entry.

   BadColor  A value for a Colormap argument does not name a defined

   BadCursor A value for a Cursor argument does not name a defined Cursor.

   BadMatch  Some argument or pair of arguments has the correct type and
             range but fails to match in some other way required by the

   BadMatch  An InputOnly window locks this attribute.

   BadPixmap A value for a Pixmap argument does not name a defined Pixmap.

   BadValue  Some numeric value falls outside the range of values accepted
             by the request.  Unless a specific range is specified for an
             argument, the full range defined by the argument's type is
             accepted.  Any argument defined as a set of alternatives can
             generate this error.

   BadWindow A value for a Window argument does not name a defined Window.


   XConfigureWindow(3), XCreateWindow(3), XDestroyWindow(3),
   XInstallColormap(3), XMapWindow(3), XRaiseWindow(3), XUnmapWindow(3)
   Xlib - C Language X Interface


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