Declaration [src]

gtk_combo_box_get_active (
  GtkComboBox* combo_box

Description [src]

Returns the index of the currently active item.

If the model is a non-flat treemodel, and the active item is not an immediate child of the root of the tree, this function returns gtk_tree_path_get_indices (path)[0], where path is the GtkTreePath of the active item.

Return value

Returns: int

An integer which is the index of the currently active item, or -1 if there’s no active item.