whiptail

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.

Conflicts:

  • whiptail-provider

Depends:

Replaces:

  • newt0.10
  • newt0.21
  • whiptail-utf8

Provides:

  • whiptail-provider
  • whiptail-utf8
  • /usr/bin/whiptail
  • /usr/share/doc/whiptail/README.whiptail
  • /usr/share/doc/whiptail/changelog.Debian.gz
  • /usr/share/doc/whiptail/copyright
  • /usr/share/doc/whiptail/newt.spec.gz
  • /usr/share/man/man1/whiptail.1.gz