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XGrabServer, XUngrabServer - grab the server


int XGrabServer(Display *display);
int XUngrabServer(Display *display);


Specifies the connection to the X server.


The XGrabServer function disables processing of requests and close downs on all other connections than the one this request arrived on. You should not grab the X server any more than is absolutely necessary.

The XUngrabServer function restarts processing of requests and close downs on other connections. You should avoid grabbing the X server as much as possible.

See Also

XGrabButton(3X11) , XGrabKey(3X11) , XGrabKeyboard(3X11) , XGrabPointer(3X11)
Xlib - C Language X Interface

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