screen_create_window()

Updated: May 27, 2022

Create a window that can be used to make graphical content visible on a display

Synopsis:

#include <screen/screen.h>
int screen_create_window(screen_window_t *pwin,
                         screen_context_t ctx)

Arguments:

pwin
An address where the function can store the handle to the newly created native window.
ctx
The connection to Screen. This context must have been created with screen_create_context().

Library:

libscreen

Description:

Function Type: Immediate Execution

This function creates a window object. It is equivalent to calling screen_create_window_type() with type as SCREEN_APPLICATION_WINDOW.

Returns:

0 if successful, or -1 if an error occurred (errno is set; refer to errno.h for more details).