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Package: whiptail (0.52.19-1)

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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

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Architecture Package Size Installed Size Files
alpha (unofficial port) 37.7 kB76.0 kB [list of files]
amd64 37.2 kB68.0 kB [list of files]
arm64 36.5 kB68.0 kB [list of files]
armel 36.1 kB63.0 kB [list of files]
armhf 36.1 kB59.0 kB [list of files]
hppa (unofficial port) 37.8 kB68.0 kB [list of files]
hurd-i386 37.6 kB67.0 kB [list of files]
i386 37.6 kB67.0 kB [list of files]
kfreebsd-amd64 37.2 kB68.0 kB [list of files]
kfreebsd-i386 37.6 kB67.0 kB [list of files]
m68k (unofficial port) 35.5 kB67.0 kB [list of files]
mips 36.8 kB68.0 kB [list of files]
mips64el 37.2 kB69.0 kB [list of files]
mipsel 36.9 kB68.0 kB [list of files]
powerpc 36.4 kB107.0 kB [list of files]
powerpcspe (unofficial port) 36.5 kB107.0 kB [list of files]
ppc64 (unofficial port) 37.2 kB109.0 kB [list of files]
ppc64el 36.9 kB108.0 kB [list of files]
s390x 37.6 kB72.0 kB [list of files]
sh4 (unofficial port) 37.8 kB63.0 kB [list of files]
sparc64 (unofficial port) 35.9 kB70.0 kB [list of files]
x32 (unofficial port) 37.2 kB64.0 kB [list of files]