Class

GtkStack

Description [src]

final class Gtk.Stack : Gtk.Widget {
  /* No available fields */
}

GtkStack is a container which only shows one of its children at a time.

In contrast to GtkNotebook, GtkStack does not provide a means for users to change the visible child. Instead, a separate widget such as GtkStackSwitcher or GtkStackSidebar can be used with GtkStack to provide this functionality.

Transitions between pages can be animated as slides or fades. This can be controlled with gtk_stack_set_transition_type(). These animations respect the GtkSettings:gtk-enable-animations setting.

GtkStack maintains a GtkStackPage object for each added child, which holds additional per-child properties. You obtain the GtkStackPage for a child with gtk_stack_get_page() and you can obtain a GtkSelectionModel containing all the pages with gtk_stack_get_pages().

GtkStack as GtkBuildable

To set child-specific properties in a .ui file, create GtkStackPage objects explicitly, and set the child widget as a property on it:

  <object class="GtkStack" id="stack">
    <child>
      <object class="GtkStackPage">
        <property name="name">page1</property>
        <property name="title">In the beginning…</property>
        <property name="child">
          <object class="GtkLabel">
            <property name="label">It was dark</property>
          </object>
        </property>
      </object>
    </child>

CSS nodes

GtkStack has a single CSS node named stack.

Accessibility

GtkStack uses the GTK_ACCESSIBLE_ROLE_TAB_PANEL for the stack pages, which are the accessible parent objects of the child widgets.

Hierarchy

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Constructors

gtk_stack_new

Creates a new GtkStack.

Instance methods

gtk_stack_add_child

Adds a child to stack.

gtk_stack_add_named

Adds a child to stack.

gtk_stack_add_titled

Adds a child to stack.

gtk_stack_get_child_by_name

Finds the child with the name given as the argument.

gtk_stack_get_hhomogeneous

Gets whether stack is horizontally homogeneous.

gtk_stack_get_interpolate_size

Returns whether the GtkStack is set up to interpolate between the sizes of children on page switch.

gtk_stack_get_page

Returns the GtkStackPage object for child.

gtk_stack_get_pages

Returns a GListModel that contains the pages of the stack.

gtk_stack_get_transition_duration

Returns the amount of time (in milliseconds) that transitions between pages in stack will take.

gtk_stack_get_transition_running

Returns whether the stack is currently in a transition from one page to another.

gtk_stack_get_transition_type

Gets the type of animation that will be used for transitions between pages in stack.

gtk_stack_get_vhomogeneous

Gets whether stack is vertically homogeneous.

gtk_stack_get_visible_child

Gets the currently visible child of stack.

gtk_stack_get_visible_child_name

Returns the name of the currently visible child of stack.

gtk_stack_remove

Removes a child widget from stack.

gtk_stack_set_hhomogeneous

Sets the GtkStack to be horizontally homogeneous or not.

gtk_stack_set_interpolate_size

Sets whether or not stack will interpolate its size when changing the visible child.

gtk_stack_set_transition_duration

Sets the duration that transitions between pages in stack will take.

gtk_stack_set_transition_type

Sets the type of animation that will be used for transitions between pages in stack.

gtk_stack_set_vhomogeneous

Sets the GtkStack to be vertically homogeneous or not.

gtk_stack_set_visible_child

Makes child the visible child of stack.

gtk_stack_set_visible_child_full

Makes the child with the given name visible.

gtk_stack_set_visible_child_name

Makes the child with the given name visible.

Methods inherited from GtkWidget (159)
gtk_widget_action_set_enabled

Enable or disable an action installed with gtk_widget_class_install_action().

gtk_widget_activate

For widgets that can be “activated” (buttons, menu items, etc.), this function activates them.

gtk_widget_activate_action

Looks up the action in the action groups associated with widget and its ancestors, and activates it.

gtk_widget_activate_action_variant

Looks up the action in the action groups associated with widget and its ancestors, and activates it.

gtk_widget_activate_default

Activates the default.activate action from widget.

gtk_widget_add_controller

Adds controller to widget so that it will receive events.

gtk_widget_add_css_class

Adds a style class to widget.

gtk_widget_add_mnemonic_label

Adds a widget to the list of mnemonic labels for this widget.

gtk_widget_add_tick_callback

Queues an animation frame update and adds a callback to be called before each frame.

gtk_widget_allocate

This function is only used by GtkWidget subclasses, to assign a size, position and (optionally) baseline to their child widgets.

gtk_widget_child_focus

Called by widgets as the user moves around the window using keyboard shortcuts.

gtk_widget_compute_bounds

Computes the bounds for widget in the coordinate space of target.

gtk_widget_compute_expand

Computes whether a container should give this widget extra space when possible.

gtk_widget_compute_point

Translates the given point in widgets coordinates to coordinates relative to target’s coordinate system.

gtk_widget_compute_transform

Computes a matrix suitable to describe a transformation from widgets coordinate system into targets coordinate system.

gtk_widget_contains

Tests if the point at (x, y) is contained in widget.

gtk_widget_create_pango_context

Creates a new PangoContext with the appropriate font map, font options, font description, and base direction for drawing text for this widget.

gtk_widget_create_pango_layout

Creates a new PangoLayout with the appropriate font map, font description, and base direction for drawing text for this widget.

gtk_drag_check_threshold

Checks to see if a drag movement has passed the GTK drag threshold.

gtk_widget_error_bell

Notifies the user about an input-related error on this widget.

gtk_widget_get_allocated_baseline

Returns the baseline that has currently been allocated to widget.

gtk_widget_get_allocated_height

Returns the height that has currently been allocated to widget.

gtk_widget_get_allocated_width

Returns the width that has currently been allocated to widget.

Methods inherited from GObject (42)
Methods inherited from GtkAccessible (10)
gtk_accessible_get_accessible_role

Retrieves the GtkAccessibleRole for the given GtkAccessible.

gtk_accessible_reset_property

Resets the accessible property to its default value.

gtk_accessible_reset_relation

Resets the accessible relation to its default value.

gtk_accessible_reset_state

Resets the accessible state to its default value.

gtk_accessible_update_property

Updates a list of accessible properties.

gtk_accessible_update_property_value

Updates an array of accessible properties.

gtk_accessible_update_relation

Updates a list of accessible relations.

gtk_accessible_update_relation_value

Updates an array of accessible relations.

gtk_accessible_update_state

Updates a list of accessible states. See the GtkAccessibleState documentation for the value types of accessible states.

gtk_accessible_update_state_value

Updates an array of accessible states.

Methods inherited from GtkBuildable (1)
gtk_buildable_get_buildable_id

Gets the ID of the buildable object.

Properties

Gtk.Stack:hhomogeneous

TRUE if the stack allocates the same width for all children.

Gtk.Stack:interpolate-size

Whether or not the size should smoothly change during the transition.

Gtk.Stack:pages

A selection model with the stack pages.

Gtk.Stack:transition-duration

The animation duration, in milliseconds.

Gtk.Stack:transition-running

Whether or not the transition is currently running.

Gtk.Stack:transition-type

The type of animation used to transition.

Gtk.Stack:vhomogeneous

TRUE if the stack allocates the same height for all children.

Gtk.Stack:visible-child

The widget currently visible in the stack.

Gtk.Stack:visible-child-name

The name of the widget currently visible in the stack.

Properties inherited from GtkWidget (34)
Gtk.Widget:can-focus

Whether the widget or any of its descendents can accept the input focus.

Gtk.Widget:can-target

Whether the widget can receive pointer events.

Gtk.Widget:css-classes

A list of css classes applied to this widget.

Gtk.Widget:css-name

The name of this widget in the CSS tree.

Gtk.Widget:cursor

The cursor used by widget.

Gtk.Widget:focus-on-click

Whether the widget should grab focus when it is clicked with the mouse.

Gtk.Widget:focusable

Whether this widget itself will accept the input focus.

Gtk.Widget:halign

How to distribute horizontal space if widget gets extra space.

Gtk.Widget:has-default

Whether the widget is the default widget.

Gtk.Widget:has-focus

Whether the widget has the input focus.

Gtk.Widget:has-tooltip

Enables or disables the emission of the ::query-tooltip signal on widget.

Gtk.Widget:height-request

Override for height request of the widget.

Gtk.Widget:hexpand

Whether to expand horizontally.

Gtk.Widget:hexpand-set

Whether to use the hexpand property.

Gtk.Widget:layout-manager

The GtkLayoutManager instance to use to compute the preferred size of the widget, and allocate its children.

Gtk.Widget:margin-bottom

Margin on bottom side of widget.

Gtk.Widget:margin-end

Margin on end of widget, horizontally.

Gtk.Widget:margin-start

Margin on start of widget, horizontally.

Gtk.Widget:margin-top

Margin on top side of widget.

Gtk.Widget:name

The name of the widget.

Gtk.Widget:opacity

The requested opacity of the widget.

Gtk.Widget:overflow

How content outside the widget’s content area is treated.

Gtk.Widget:parent

The parent widget of this widget.

Gtk.Widget:receives-default

Whether the widget will receive the default action when it is focused.

Gtk.Widget:root

The GtkRoot widget of the widget tree containing this widget.

Gtk.Widget:scale-factor

The scale factor of the widget.

Gtk.Widget:sensitive

Whether the widget responds to input.

Gtk.Widget:tooltip-markup

Sets the text of tooltip to be the given string, which is marked up with Pango markup.

Gtk.Widget:tooltip-text

Sets the text of tooltip to be the given string.

Gtk.Widget:valign

How to distribute vertical space if widget gets extra space.

Gtk.Widget:vexpand

Whether to expand vertically.

Gtk.Widget:vexpand-set

Whether to use the vexpand property.

Gtk.Widget:visible

Whether the widget is visible.

Gtk.Widget:width-request

Override for width request of the widget.

Properties inherited from GtkAccessible (1)
Gtk.Accessible:accessible-role

The accessible role of the given GtkAccessible implementation.

Signals

Signals inherited from GtkWidget (13)
Gtk.Widget::destroy

Signals that all holders of a reference to the widget should release the reference that they hold.

Gtk.Widget::direction-changed

Emitted when the text direction of a widget changes.

Gtk.Widget::hide

Emitted when widget is hidden.

Gtk.Widget::keynav-failed

Emitted if keyboard navigation fails.

Gtk.Widget::map

Emitted when widget is going to be mapped.

Gtk.Widget::mnemonic-activate

Emitted when a widget is activated via a mnemonic.

Gtk.Widget::move-focus

Emitted when the focus is moved.

Gtk.Widget::query-tooltip

Emitted when the widgets tooltip is about to be shown.

Gtk.Widget::realize

Emitted when widget is associated with a GdkSurface.

Gtk.Widget::show

Emitted when widget is shown.

Gtk.Widget::state-flags-changed

Emitted when the widget state changes.

Gtk.Widget::unmap

Emitted when widget is going to be unmapped.

Gtk.Widget::unrealize

Emitted when the GdkSurface associated with widget is destroyed.

Signals inherited from GObject (1)