[ CCode ( cname = "g_get_prgname" ) ]
public unowned string get_prgname ()

Gets the name of the program.

This name should not be localized, in contrast to get_application_name.

If you are using GApplication the program name is set in g_application_run. In case of GDK or GTK it is set in gdk_init, which is called by gtk_init and the GtkApplication::startup handler. The program name is found by taking the last component of argv[0].


the name of the program, or null if it has not been set yet. The returned string belongs to GLib and must not be modified or freed.

Namespace: GLib.Environment
Package: glib-2.0