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DMX - X Window System DMX (Distributed Multihead X) extension

DMX(3) Library Functions Manual DMX(3)

NAME

DMX - X Window System DMX (Distributed Multihead X) extension

DESCRIPTION

The DMX extension provides support for communication with and control of Xdmx(1) server. Attributes of the Xdmx(1) server and of the back-end screens attached to the server can be queried and modified via this protocol.

SUMMARY OF LIBRARY FUNCTIONS

The following is a summary of DMX library functions:
 
DMXQueryExtension(3) - determine if DMX is available
 
DMXQueryVersion(3) - determine DMX extension version
 
DMXSync(3) - flush protocol requests between Xdmx(1) and back-end X servers
 
DMXForceWindowCreation(3) - force immediate back-end window creation
 
DMXGetScreenCount(3) - determine number of back-end screens
 
DMXGetScreenAttributes(3) - determine back-end screen attributes
 
DMXChangeScreensAttributes(3) - change back-end screen attributes
 
DMXAddScreen(3) - attach a new back-end screen
 
DMXRemoveScreen(3) - detach a back-end screen
 
DMXGetWindowAttributes(3) - determine back-end window attributes
 
DMXGetDesktopAttributes(3) - determine global bounding box
 
DMXChangeDesktopAttributes(3) - change global bounding box
 
DMXGetInputCount(3) - determine number of input devices
 
DMXGetInputAttributes(3) - determine input device attributes
 
DMXAddInput(3) - attach a new backend or console input
 
DMXRemoveInput(3) - detach an input
 
DMXAddBackendInput(3) - attach a new back-end input
 
DMXAddConsoleInput(3) - attach a new console input
Each of these functions is described in its own man page.

SEE ALSO

Xdmx(1), xdmxconfig(1), vdltodmx(1)
libdmx 1.1.3 X Version 11