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Re: advice sought for program with GUI




On 2019-02-28, Brian <ad44@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

>> There's 'dialog'. Not sure it can do self-explanatory buttons, though
>> (jocular remark).
>
> A default label used for a button can be overridden.

I'm just going to flat out admit I don't understand what this means and
let myself be the object of any forthcoming derision.

>> curty@einstein:~$ apt-cache show dialog
>> <snip>
>>  This application provides a method of displaying several different types
>>  of dialog boxes from shell scripts.  This allows a developer of a script
>>  to interact with the user in a much friendlier manner.
>
> Alternatives are zenity and yad.
>

Okay.

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