al_wait_for_event_timed

bool al_wait_for_event_timed(ALLEGRO_EVENT_QUEUE *queue,
   ALLEGRO_EVENT *ret_event, float secs)
Introduced in 5.0.0

Wait until the event queue specified is non-empty. If ret_event is not NULL, the first event in the queue will be copied into ret_event and removed from the queue. If ret_event is NULL the first event is left at the head of the queue.

timeout_msecs determines approximately how many seconds to wait. If the call times out, false is returned. Otherwise true is returned.

See also: ALLEGRO_EVENT, al_wait_for_event, al_wait_for_event_until

Examples: ex_mixer_pp, ex_timedwait, ex_windows


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