Command: whiptail (wptail)

  With WHIPTAIL you can create TUI dialog boxes and form and collect user
  input using libnewt. (Requires CWSDPMI.)


  See below, no more information available!


  Box options:
  --msgbox <text> <height> <width>
  --yesno <text> <height> <width>
  --infobox <text> <height> <width>
  --inputbox <text> <height> <width> [init]
  --passwordbox <text> <height> <width> [init]
  --textbox <file> <height> <width>
  --menu <text> <height> <width> <listheight> [tag item]...
  --checklist <text> <height> <width> <listheight> [tag item status]...
  --radiolist <text> <height> <width> <listheight> [tag item status]...
  --gauge <text> <height> <width> <percent>

  Options (depend on box-option):
  --clear                      Clear screen on exit
  --defaultno                  Default no button
  --default-item <string>      Set default string
  --fb                         Use full buttons
  --nocancel                   No cancel button
  --yes-button <text>          Set text of yes button
  --no-button <text>           Set text of no button
  --ok-button <text>           Set text of ok button
  --cancel-button <text>       Set text of cancel button
  --noitem                     Display tags only
  --separate-output            Output one line at a time
  --output-fd <fd>             Output to fd, not stdout
  --title <title>              Display title
  --backtitle <backtitle>      Display backtitle
  --scrolltext                 Force vertical scrollbars
  --topleft                    Put window in top-left corner


  Sorry, but I found no documentation about this program.


  whiptail --msgbox "Hello world, how are you?" 25 30 --title "Hello!"

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  Copyright © 2009 Blair Dude, help version 2023 W. Spiegl.
  This tool bases on Red Hat,

  This file is derived from the FreeDOS Spec Command HOWTO.
  See the file H2Cpying for copying conditions.