Let us start by defining what is
xprop is simply a tool, to query, set, and remove the properties of an
X11 window .
X11, a property simply has a name, a type, a format, a value, and is associated with a window.
There is a set of functions, provided by
X11, which allows manipulating a property, and they … Read More
An atom in
X11, is of type
Atom, which is defined in the
<X11/Xatom.h header, as :
typedef unsigned long Atom; /* Also in Xdefs.h */
An atom is
32 bits, the reason, that
long was chosen, … Read More