Method

Gtk.TextIter.get_visible_text

Declaration [src]

char*
gtk_text_iter_get_visible_text (
  const GtkTextIter* start,
  const GtkTextIter* end
)

Description [src]

Returns visible text in the given range.

Like gtk_text_iter_get_text(), but invisible text is not included. Invisible text is usually invisible because a GtkTextTag with the “invisible” attribute turned on has been applied to it.

Parameters

end GtkTextIter
 

iterator at end of range

 The data is owned by the caller of the function

Return value

Returns: char*

string containing visible text in the range

The caller of the function takes ownership of the data, and is responsible for freeing it
The string is a NUL terminated UTF-8 string