since: 3.0

Declaration [src]

gdk_selection_owner_get (
  GdkAtom selection

Description [src]

Determines the owner of the given selection.

Available since: 3.0



Type: GdkAtom

An atom indentifying a selection.

Return value

Type: GdkWindow

If there is a selection owner for this window, and it is a window known to the current process, the GdkWindow that owns the selection, otherwise NULL. Note that the return value may be owned by a different process if a foreign window was previously created for that window, but a new foreign window will never be created by this call.

The data is owned by the called function.
The return value can be NULL.