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exec1.C File Reference

Detailed Description

Echo object at mouse position.

Example of macro called when a pad is redrawn one must create a TExec object in the following way

gPad->AddExec("ex1", ".x exec1.C");
#define gPad

this macro prints the bin number and the bin content when one clicks on the histogram contour of any histogram in a pad

void exec1()
if (!gPad) {
Error("exec1", "gPad is null, you are not supposed to run this macro");
Int_t event = gPad->GetEvent();
int px = gPad->GetEventX();
TObject *select = gPad->GetSelected();
if (select && select->InheritsFrom(TH1::Class())) {
TH1 *h = (TH1*)select;
Float_t xx = gPad->AbsPixeltoX(px);
Float_t x = gPad->PadtoX(xx);
Int_t binx = h->GetXaxis()->FindBin(x);
printf("event=%d, hist:%s, bin=%d, content=%f\n", event, h->GetName(), binx, h->GetBinContent(binx));
#define h(i)
Definition RSha256.hxx:106
int Int_t
Definition RtypesCore.h:45
float Float_t
Definition RtypesCore.h:57
void Error(const char *location, const char *msgfmt,...)
Use this function in case an error occurred.
Definition TError.cxx:185
virtual Int_t FindBin(Double_t x)
Find bin number corresponding to abscissa x.
Definition TAxis.cxx:293
TH1 is the base class of all histogram classes in ROOT.
Definition TH1.h:58
static TClass * Class()
TAxis * GetXaxis()
Definition TH1.h:323
Mother of all ROOT objects.
Definition TObject.h:41
virtual Bool_t InheritsFrom(const char *classname) const
Returns kTRUE if object inherits from class "classname".
Definition TObject.cxx:525
Double_t x[n]
Definition legend1.C:17
Rene Brun, Sergey Linev

Definition in file exec1.C.