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Re: [vox-tech] tcl/tk question


  • Subject: Re: [vox-tech] tcl/tk question
  • From: Micah Cowan <MAPSmicah@cowanbox.com>
  • Date: Thu, 18 Jan 2001 14:27:36 -0800
  • References: 200101182230.f0IMUqo28052@sonic.net

On Thu, Jan 18, 2001 at 02:30:51PM -0800, William Kendrick wrote:
> I have a short little TCL program I wrote (it uses "wish") to prompt
> the user for a string.  It the spits the string out to stdout, so I can
> use it in a shell script or on a command line.
> 
> Stupid example:
> 
>  ls `xinput "Dialog Box" "Filename to list?" "File:"`

I would strongly recommend that you /not/ call it 'xinput', since that
program already exists - it helps you configure XInput devices.

Micah


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