Subject: Re: xprompt
To: Jeremy C. Reed <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Steve O'Hara-Smith <email@example.com>
Date: 12/19/2007 13:56:43
On Wed, 19 Dec 2007 07:35:25 -0600 (CST)
"Jeremy C. Reed" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On Wed, 19 Dec 2007, Steve O'Hara-Smith wrote:
> > Is there anything similar to xprompt in pkgsrc ?
> If you need just a choice button, maybe x11/xmessage will work.
Yep I found that but I need a text box as well as some choices.
> Or use x11/xdialog which is a X-based drop-in for curses "dialog" and
> maybe with --inputbox.
Ah now that looks good - could get fancy and use dialog or xdialog
depending on $DISPLAY being set :) Thanks.
> By the way, do you have a URL for the official location for xprompt?
Barry Brachman who wrote it is/was at bc.ca. It hasn't changed
since 1996 though.
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