Function

Gdkkeyval_from_name

Declaration [src]

guint
gdk_keyval_from_name (
  const gchar* keyval_name
)

Description [src]

Converts a key name to a key value.

The names are the same as those in the gdk/gdkkeysyms.h header file but without the leading “GDK_KEY_”.

Parameters

keyval_name const gchar*
 

A key name.

 The data is owned by the caller of the function.
 The string is a NUL terminated UTF-8 string.

Return value

Returns: guint
 

The corresponding key value, or %GDK_KEY_VoidSymbol if the key name is not a valid key.