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Reducing GUI complexity for shell programming...

May 21, 2010, 20:03 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Vittorio Cagnetta)

[ Thanks to Vittorio Cagnetta for this link. ]

"EasyBashGUI is a bash function library that aims to give scripters simple GUI functions using kdialog, zenity, Xdialog or (c)dialog depending on KDE or GNOME running or not, Xdialog installed or not and, eventually, X server running or not ( (c)dialog is the minimum ).

"So, if bash programmer write: "message 'Thanks for using this program' " he has not to worry in wich environment his program runs. It's enough at least (c)dialog installed, and program flow will work as expected."

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