xmessage clone based on GTK+
gxmessage provides an easy way to display scriptable pop-up dialogs.
Based on the GIMP Toolkit, gxmessage fits in well with desktops such
as GNOME, Xfce, and ROX.
Gxmessage is an xmessage clone for GTK based desktops
Gxmessage pops up a dialog window, displays a given message or question, then
waits for the user's response. That response is returned as the program's exit
code. Because gxmessage is a drop-in alternative to xmessage, gxmessage accepts
any option xmessage would, and returns the same exit codes.
Gxmessage is an offi
The build files have been updated, and three new options added: -noescape,
-ontop, and -sticky.
A build problem introduced by the previous release has been fixed.
The source package was tidied a little, and some licenses clarified. Gxmessage
is now an official GNU package with a project page at Savannah:
gxmessage - a GTK-based xmessage clone
gxmessage [OPTIONS] message ...
gxmessage [OPTIONS] -file FILENAME
gxmessage opens a window to display a message obtained from
the command line, from a file, or from stdin. The window
includes a row of buttons,
gxmessage (2.20.0-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
* Switch to dpkg-source 3.0
2012-02-26 Tim Musson <firstname.lastname@example.org>
- Version to 2.20.0
- Install a scalable icon under $(datadir)/icons/hicolor/scalable/apps
Tim Musson <email@example.com>
Tom <tpgww A
This package was debianized by Søren Boll Overgaard <firstname.lastname@example.org> on
Sun, 16 Jun 2002 01:06:25
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