XkbKeysymToModifiers(3) Finds the set of modifiers bound to a particular keysym


unsigned int XkbKeysymToModifiers (Display *dpy, KeySym ks);


- dpy
connection to X server
- ks
keysym of interest


XkbKeysymToModifiers finds the set of modifiers currently bound to the keysym ks on the core keyboard. The value returned is the mask of modifiers bound to the keysym ks. If no modifiers are bound to the keysym, XkbKeysymToModifiers returns zero; otherwise, it returns the inclusive OR of zero or more of the following: ShiftMask, ControlMask, LockMask, Mod1Mask, Mod2Mask, Mod3Mask, Mod4Mask, and Mod5Mask.