a clipboard function that cancels a copy to the clipboard
int XmClipboardCancelCopy (display, window, item_id)
Display * display;
cancels the copy to clipboard that is in progress and
frees up temporary storage.
When a copy is to be performed, XmClipboardStartCopy allocates
temporary storage for the clipboard data. XmClipboardCopy copies
the appropriate data into the the temporary storage.
copies the data to the clipboard structure and frees up the temporary
If XmClipboardCancelCopy is called, the
XmClipboardEndCopy function does not have to be called. A call to
is valid only after a call to XmClipboardStartCopy
and before a call to XmClipboardEndCopy.
Specifies a pointer to the Display structure that was returned in a
previous call to XOpenDisplay or XtDisplay.
Specifies a widget's window ID that
relates the application window to the clipboard.
The widget's window ID can be obtained by using XtWindow.
The same application instance should pass the same window ID to
each of the clipboard functions that it calls.
Specifies the number assigned to this data item. This number was returned
by a previous call to XmClipboardStartCopy.
The function is successful.
The function failed because the clipboard was locked by another
application. The application can continue to call the function again with
the same parameters until the lock goes away. This gives the application
the opportunity to ask if the user wants to keep trying or to give up
on the operation.
The function failed because XmClipboardStartCopy was not called or
because the data item contains too many formats.
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SCO OpenServer Release 5.0.7 -- 11 February 2003