delete_from_cursor (
  GtkTextView* self,
  GtkDeleteType* type,
  gint count,
  gpointer user_data

Description [src]

Gets emitted when the user initiates a text deletion.

The ::delete-from-cursor signal is a keybinding signal.

If the type is GTK_DELETE_CHARS, GTK deletes the selection if there is one, otherwise it deletes the requested number of characters.

The default bindings for this signal are Delete for deleting a character, Ctrl-Delete for deleting a word and Ctrl-Backspace for deleting a word backwards.

Default handler:

The default handler is called after the handlers added via g_signal_connect().

The signal can be emitted directly


type GtkDeleteType

The granularity of the deletion, as a GtkDeleteType

 The data is owned by the caller of the function.
count gint

The number of type units to delete.