XSendEvent, XDisplayMotionBufferSize, XGetMotionEvents, XTimeCoord -
   send events and pointer motion history structure


   Status XSendEvent(Display *display, Window w, Bool propagate, long
          event_mask, XEvent *event_send);

   unsigned long XDisplayMotionBufferSize(Display *display);

   XTimeCoord *XGetMotionEvents(Display *display, Window w, Time start,
          Time stop, int *nevents_return);


   display   Specifies the connection to the X server.

             Specifies the event mask.

             Specifies the event that is to be sent.

             Returns the number of events from the motion history buffer.

   propagate Specifies a Boolean value.

   stop      Specify the time interval in which the events are returned
             from the motion history buffer.  You can pass a timestamp or
             CurrentTime.  PointerWindow, or InputFocus.

   w         Specifies the window the window the event is to be sent to,.


   The XSendEvent function identifies the destination window, determines
   which clients should receive the specified events, and ignores any
   active grabs.  This function requires you to pass an event mask.  For a
   discussion of the valid event mask names, see section 10.3.  This
   function uses the w argument to identify the destination window as

   *    If w is PointerWindow, the destination window is the window that
        contains the pointer.

   *    If w is InputFocus and if the focus window contains the pointer,
        the destination window is the window that contains the pointer;
        otherwise, the destination window is the focus window.

   To determine which clients should receive the specified events,
   XSendEvent uses the propagate argument as follows:

   *    If event_mask is the empty set, the event is sent to the client
        that created the destination window.  If that client no longer
        exists, no event is sent.

   *    If propagate is False, the event is sent to every client selecting
        on destination any of the event types in the event_mask argument.

   *    If propagate is True and no clients have selected on destination
        any of the event types in event-mask, the destination is replaced
        with the closest ancestor of destination for which some client has
        selected a type in event-mask and for which no intervening window
        has that type in its do-not-propagate-mask.  If no such window
        exists or if the window is an ancestor of the focus window and
        InputFocus was originally specified as the destination, the event
        is not sent to any clients.  Otherwise, the event is reported to
        every client selecting on the final destination any of the types
        specified in event_mask.

   The event in the XEvent structure must be one of the core events or one
   of the events defined by an extension (or a BadValue error results) so
   that the X server can correctly byte-swap the contents as necessary.
   The contents of the event are otherwise unaltered and unchecked by the
   X server except to force send_event to True in the forwarded event and
   to set the serial number in the event correctly; therefore these fields
   and the display field are ignored by XSendEvent.

   XSendEvent returns zero if the conversion to wire protocol format
   failed and returns nonzero otherwise.  XSendEvent can generate BadValue
   and BadWindow errors.

   The server may retain the recent history of the pointer motion and do
   so to a finer granularity than is reported by MotionNotify events.  The
   XGetMotionEvents function makes this history available.

   The XGetMotionEvents function returns all events in the motion history
   buffer that fall between the specified start and stop times, inclusive,
   and that have coordinates that lie within the specified window
   (including its borders) at its present placement.  If the server does
   not support motion history, if the start time is later than the stop
   time, or if the start time is in the future, no events are returned;
   XGetMotionEvents returns NULL.  If the stop time is in the future, it
   is equivalent to specifying CurrentTime.  XGetMotionEvents can generate
   a BadWindow error.


   The XTimeCoord structure contains:

   typedef struct {
           Time time;
           short x, y;
   } XTimeCoord;

   The time member is set to the time, in milliseconds.  The x and y
   members are set to the coordinates of the pointer and are reported
   relative to the origin of the specified window.


   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.


   XAnyEvent(3), XIfEvent(3), XNextEvent(3), XPutBackEvent(3)
   Xlib - C Language X Interface


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