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Updated: Thursday, June 13, 2019
 
 

SDL_JoystickName (3)

Name

SDL_JoystickName - Get joystick name.

Synopsis

#include "SDL.h"

const char *SDL_JoystickName(int index);

Description

SDL_JoystickName(3)            SDL API Reference           SDL_JoystickName(3)



NAME
       SDL_JoystickName - Get joystick name.

SYNOPSIS
       #include "SDL.h"

       const char *SDL_JoystickName(int index);

DESCRIPTION
       Get  the implementation dependent name of joystick. The index parameter
       refers to the N'th joystick on the system.

RETURN VALUE
       Returns a char pointer to the joystick name.

EXAMPLES
       /* Print the names of all attached joysticks */
       int num_joy, i;
       num_joy=SDL_NumJoysticks();
       printf("%d joysticks found
       ", num_joy);
       for(i=0;i<num_joy;i++)
         printf("%s
       ", SDL_JoystickName(i));

ATTRIBUTES
       See attributes(7) for descriptions of the following attributes:


       +---------------+------------------+
       |ATTRIBUTE TYPE | ATTRIBUTE VALUE  |
       +---------------+------------------+
       |Availability   | library/sdl      |
       +---------------+------------------+
       |Stability      | Volatile         |
       +---------------+------------------+
SEE ALSO
       SDL_JoystickOpen



NOTES
       This    software    was    built    from    source     available     at
       https://github.com/oracle/solaris-userland.    The  original  community
       source       was        downloaded        from         https://www.lib-
       sdl.org/release/SDL-1.2.15.tar.gz

       Further information about this software can be found on the open source
       community website at https://www.libsdl.org/.



SDL                         Tue 11 Sep 2001, 23:00         SDL_JoystickName(3)