[Wine] Re: GetAsyncKeyState

vitamin wineforum-user at winehq.org
Thu May 8 09:19:05 CDT 2008

Ove Kaaven wrote:
> vitamin skrev:
> > bdevel wrote:
> > 
> > > I found an app written in Delphi which uses the GetAsyncKeyState call and returns systemwide clicks. Can someone tell me whats the reason? And how can I fix this.
> > > 
> > 
> > It's a long known problem. And you can't fix it without modifying Wine and X server. Wine can not know what keys are pressed outside of programs' window.
> > 
> Pff. Why would you need to modify X server? Using existing XQueryKeymap 
> ought to be sufficient.

Well I guess one could use this to query the keyboard state, However like with mouse (GetCursorPos -> XQueryPointer) there are might be some issues.

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