XmDataFieldGetSelection

XmDataFieldGetSelection(library call)    XmDataFieldGetSelection(library call)



NAME
       XmDataFieldGetSelection — A DataField function that retrieves the value
       of the primary selection

SYNOPSIS
       #include <Xm/DataF.h>
       char * XmDataFieldGetSelection(
       Widget widget);

DESCRIPTION
       XmDataFieldGetSelection retrieves the value of the primary selection.
       It returns a NULL pointer if no text is selected in the widget. The
       application is responsible for freeing the storage associated with the
       string by calling XtFree.

       widget    Specifies the DataField widget ID

       For a complete definition of DataField and its associated resources,
       see XmDataField(3).

RETURN
       Returns a character pointer to the string that is associated with the
       primary selection.

RELATED
       XmDataField(3) and XmDataFieldGetSelectionWcs(3).



                                         XmDataFieldGetSelection(library call)