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DPMSInfo - returns information about the current DPMS state

DPMSInfo(3) X FUNCTIONS DPMSInfo(3)

NAME

DPMSInfo - returns information about the current DPMS state

SYNOPSIS

cc [ flag ... ] file ... -lXext [ library ... ]
#include <X11/extensions/dpms.h>
Status DPMSInfo
(
 
Display *display,
 
CARD16 *power_level,
 
BOOL *state );

ARGUMENTS

display
Specifies the connection to the X server
power_level
Specifies the current power level
state
Specifies the current DPMS state

DESCRIPTION

The DPMSInfo function returns information about the current Display Power Management Signaling (DPMS) state. The state return parameter indicates whether or not DPMS is enabled (TRUE) or disabled (FALSE). The power_level return parameter indicates the current power level (one of DPMSModeOn, DPMSModeStandby, DPMSModeSuspend, or DPMSModeOff.)

RETURN VALUES

TRUE
The DPMSInfo function returns TRUE, if values are returned.
FALSE
The DPMSInfo function returns FALSE, if no values are returned.

SEE ALSO

DPMSEnable(3)
libXext 1.3.3 X Version 11