all options
wheezy  ] [  jessie  ] [  stretch  ] [  buster  ] [  sid  ]
[ Source: newt  ]

Package: whiptail (0.52.20-4)

Links for whiptail


Debian Resources:

Download Source Package newt:


External Resources:

Similar packages:

Displays user-friendly dialog boxes from shell scripts

Whiptail is a "dialog" replacement using newt instead of ncurses. It 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.

Tags: Implemented in: C, User Interface: Need an extra tag, Text-based Interactive, Role: role::program, scope::utility, Purpose: Data Visualization

Other Packages Related to whiptail

  • depends
  • recommends
  • suggests
  • enhances

Download whiptail

Download for all available architectures
Architecture Package Size Installed Size Files
alpha (unofficial port) 38.4 kB78.0 kB [list of files]
amd64 38.2 kB70.0 kB [list of files]
arm64 37.1 kB70.0 kB [list of files]
armel 37.0 kB65.0 kB [list of files]
armhf 37.0 kB61.0 kB [list of files]
hppa (unofficial port) 38.6 kB70.0 kB [list of files]
hurd-i386 38.8 kB69.0 kB [list of files]
i386 38.9 kB69.0 kB [list of files]
kfreebsd-amd64 38.3 kB70.0 kB [list of files]
kfreebsd-i386 38.8 kB69.0 kB [list of files]
m68k (unofficial port) 37.0 kB69.0 kB [list of files]
mips 37.7 kB70.0 kB [list of files]
mips64el 38.1 kB71.0 kB [list of files]
mipsel 37.9 kB70.0 kB [list of files]
powerpc 37.9 kB109.0 kB [list of files]
powerpcspe (unofficial port) 37.5 kB109.0 kB [list of files]
ppc64 (unofficial port) 38.5 kB111.0 kB [list of files]
ppc64el 38.8 kB110.0 kB [list of files]
s390x 38.0 kB74.0 kB [list of files]
sh4 (unofficial port) 39.2 kB65.0 kB [list of files]
sparc64 (unofficial port) 36.9 kB72.0 kB [list of files]
x32 (unofficial port) 38.0 kB65.0 kB [list of files]