XvQueryPortAttributes (3) - Linux Man Pages

XvQueryPortAttributes: return list of attributes of a video port

NAME

XvQueryPortAttributes - return list of attributes of a video port

SYNOPSIS

#include <X11/extensions/Xvlib.h>

XvAttribute* XvQueryPortAttributes(Display *dpy,
                 XvPortID port,  int *p_num_attributes);

ARGUMENTS

dpy
Specifies the connection to the X server.
port
Specifies the port whose adaptor is to be queried for its list of attributes.
p_num_attributes
A pointer to where the number of attributes returned in the array is written.

DESCRIPTION

XvQueryPortAttributes(3)returnsthenumberofattributes and an array of XvAttributes valid for the given port. The array may be freed with XFree(3).

RETURN VALUES

XvAttribute has the following structure:


 typedef struct {
int flags;
int min_value;
int max_value;
char *name;
 XvAttribute;

flags
May be XvGettable or XvSettable or both OR'd together indicating the particular attribute is readable, writeable or readable and writeable.
min_value
The minimum attribute values which are valid for the driver.
The maximum attribute values which are valid for the driver.
name
A string describing the name of the attribute that may be used to retrieve the Atom for the particular attribute.

DIAGNOSTICS

[XvBadPort]
Generated if the requested port does not exist.