Declaration [src]

gtk_style_context_get_section (
  GtkStyleContext* context,
  const gchar* property

Description [src]

Queries the location in the CSS where property was defined for the current context. Note that the state to be queried is taken from gtk_style_context_get_state().

If the location is not available, NULL will be returned. The location might not be available for various reasons, such as the property being overridden, property not naming a supported CSS property or tracking of definitions being disabled for performance reasons.

Shorthand CSS properties cannot be queried for a location and will always return NULL.


property const gchar*

Style property name.

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

Return value

Returns: GtkCssSection

NULL or the section where a value for property was defined.

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