Manual Reference Pages - MOUSE_GETBUTTON (3)
mouse_getx, mouse_gety, mouse_getbutton - query the mouse state
These three routines do the obvious, namely returning current mouse pointer position and
mouse_getbutton() returns an integer which can be bitwise &d with
MOUSE_LEFTBUTTON, MOUSE_MIDDLEBUTTON, MOUSE_RIGHTBUTTON,
MOUSE_FOURTHBUTTON, MOUSE_FIFTHBUTTON, MOUSE_SIXTHBUTTON, or MOUSE_RESETBUTTON.
A 1 on any of these bits means the button has been pressed,
a 0 means it hasnt.
Please note that you need to call
for the mouse state actually to change.
For 3d pointer devices, there is actually another interface. See
This manual page was edited by Michael Weller <firstname.lastname@example.org>. The
exact source of the referenced function as well as of the original documentation is
It is very likely that both are at least to some extent are due to
Harm Hanemaayer <H.Hanemaayer@inter.nl.net>.
Occasionally this might be wrong. I hereby
asked to be excused by the original author and will happily accept any additions or corrections
to this first version of the svgalib manual.
|Svgalib (>= 1.2.11) ||MOUSE_GETX (3) ||27 July 1997 |
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