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Motif FAQ (Part 9 of 9)
Section - 336) Can I use the newline character in widget names?

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Answer: No.  Widget names are designed to be used in resource specifications.
The Xlib resource file syntax says the only alphanumeric characters (plus '-'
and '_') may be used in a resource component name.  If you want more than one
line of text in a label widget, set the XmNlabelString resource.

Ken Lee

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Top Document: Motif FAQ (Part 9 of 9)
Previous Document: 335) Can I set widget fallback resources after I've called
Next Document: 337) Is anybody out there selling Windows95 look-alike widgets? Why

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