deprecated: 3.14 

Declaration [src]

gdk_color_parse (
  const gchar* spec,
  GdkColor* color

Description [src]

Parses a textual specification of a color and fill in the red, green, and blue fields of a GdkColor.

The string can either one of a large set of standard names (taken from the X11 rgb.txt file), or it can be a hexadecimal value in the form “#rgb” “#rrggbb”, “#rrrgggbbb” or “#rrrrggggbbbb” where “r”, “g” and “b” are hex digits of the red, green, and blue components of the color, respectively. (White in the four forms is “#fff”, “#ffffff”, “#fffffffff” and “#ffffffffffff”).

Deprecated since: 3.14

Use GdkRGBA.



Type: const gchar*

The string specifying the color.

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

Type: GdkColor

The GdkColor to fill in.

The argument will be set by the function.
The data is owned by the function.

Return value

Type: gboolean

TRUE if the parsing succeeded.