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SEUL: Re: package format
From: firstname.lastname@example.org (Loren S Osborn)
> Whoa! Who said anything about Qt.
This topic is cross-posted to kde-distribution. That's why I thought Qt
would be under consideration.
> *SEUL* will slap a GNOME interface on it...
That's nice to hear.
> We probably *BOTH* should slap a ncurses interfce on it... etc.)
Debian has mostly switched to S-lang's screen routines. S-lang provides a
ncurses emulation as well as a somewhat cleaner interface to screen
programming. There's something RedHat wrote called "newt" that provides
very nice forms and dialog boxes using S-lang's screen routines, and
should be used for writing most new character interfaces. They provided a
program called "whiptail" that did a half-hearted emulation of "dialog".
I just sent them a patch that makes it a _complete_ replacement for
"dialog" and Eric Troan will release that shortly. It's GPL-ed.
> P.S. Pixar *ROCKS*... Been a big pixar fan for over 8 years!!!
I have submitted talks on the computer graphics of Pixar to Linux Expo
and Linux Kongress.
Balance the U.S. budget! - NO tax cuts until the deficit's gone.