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Package: whiptail (0.52.10-5ubuntu1)

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Original Maintainer (usually from Debian):

  • Alastair McKinstry

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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.

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