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GtkToggleAction

GtkToggleAction — An action which can be toggled between two states

Object Hierarchy

  GObject
   +----GtkAction
         +----GtkToggleAction
               +----GtkRadioAction

Implemented Interfaces

GtkToggleAction implements GtkBuildable.

Properties

  "active"                   gboolean              : Read / Write
  "draw-as-radio"            gboolean              : Read / Write

Signals

  "toggled"                                        : Run First

Description

A GtkToggleAction corresponds roughly to a GtkCheckMenuItem. It has an "active" state specifying whether the action has been checked or not.

Details

GtkToggleAction

typedef struct _GtkToggleAction GtkToggleAction;

The GtkToggleAction struct contains only private members and should not be accessed directly.


gtk_toggle_action_new ()

GtkToggleAction *   gtk_toggle_action_new               (const gchar *name,
                                                         const gchar *label,
                                                         const gchar *tooltip,
                                                         const gchar *stock_id);

Creates a new GtkToggleAction object. To add the action to a GtkActionGroup and set the accelerator for the action, call gtk_action_group_add_action_with_accel().

name :

A unique name for the action

label :

The label displayed in menu items and on buttons, or NULL

tooltip :

A tooltip for the action, or NULL

stock_id :

The stock icon to display in widgets representing the action, or NULL

Returns :

a new GtkToggleAction

Since 2.4


gtk_toggle_action_toggled ()

void                gtk_toggle_action_toggled           (GtkToggleAction *action);

Emits the "toggled" signal on the toggle action.

action :

the action object

Since 2.4


gtk_toggle_action_set_active ()

void                gtk_toggle_action_set_active        (GtkToggleAction *action,
                                                         gboolean is_active);

Sets the checked state on the toggle action.

action :

the action object

is_active :

whether the action should be checked or not

Since 2.4


gtk_toggle_action_get_active ()

gboolean            gtk_toggle_action_get_active        (GtkToggleAction *action);

Returns the checked state of the toggle action.

action :

the action object

Returns :

the checked state of the toggle action

Since 2.4


gtk_toggle_action_set_draw_as_radio ()

void                gtk_toggle_action_set_draw_as_radio (GtkToggleAction *action,
                                                         gboolean draw_as_radio);

Sets whether the action should have proxies like a radio action.

action :

the action object

draw_as_radio :

whether the action should have proxies like a radio action

Since 2.4


gtk_toggle_action_get_draw_as_radio ()

gboolean            gtk_toggle_action_get_draw_as_radio (GtkToggleAction *action);

Returns whether the action should have proxies like a radio action.

action :

the action object

Returns :

whether the action should have proxies like a radio action.

Since 2.4

Property Details

The "active" property

  "active"                   gboolean              : Read / Write

If the toggle action should be active in or not.

Default value: FALSE

Since 2.10


The "draw-as-radio" property

  "draw-as-radio"            gboolean              : Read / Write

Whether the proxies for this action look like radio action proxies.

This is an appearance property and thus only applies if "use-action-appearance" is TRUE.

Default value: FALSE

Signal Details

The "toggled" signal

void                user_function                      (GtkToggleAction *toggleaction,
                                                        gpointer         user_data)         : Run First

toggleaction :

the object which received the signal.

user_data :

user data set when the signal handler was connected.