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Old 08-19-2004, 06:18 PM   #1
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determining active x window

I am trying to write some code to determine the active x window and was wondering if there is any easy way to do this. I tried using xwinifo and xev but I can't figure out a slick way to determine the current active x window. Any ideas?

Old 08-22-2004, 06:52 AM   #2
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This should work:
#include <X11/Xlib.h>
        Window focus;
        int revert;
        Display *display=XOpenDisplay((char*)0);
                XGetInputFocus(display, &focus, &revert);
                printf("window 0x%x has the focus\n", focus);


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