Curses::UI::Dialog::Calendar - Create and manipulate calendar dialogs
my $cui = new Curses::UI;
my $win = $cui->add('window_id', 'Window');
# The hard way.
my $dialog = $win->add(
my $date = $dialog->get();
# The easy way (see Curses::UI documentation).
$date = $cui->calendardialog();
Curses::UI::Dialog::Calendar is a calendar dialog. This type of dialog can be
used to select a date.
See exampes/demo-widgets in the distribution for a short demo.
- -title < TEXT >
Set the title of the dialog window to TEXT.
- -date < DATE >
Set the date to start with to DATE. If -date is not defined, today will be
used as the startdate.
- new ( OPTIONS )
- layout ( )
- draw ( BOOLEAN )
- focus ( )
- modalfocus ( )
These are standard methods. See Curses::UI::Container for an explanation of
- get ( )
This method will return the date that was selected or undef if no date was
This will invoke the cancel button, so the calendar dialog returns without
selecting any date.
Curses::UI, Curses::UI::Container, Curses::UI::Buttonbox
Copyright (c) 2001-2002 Maurice Makaay. All rights reserved.
Maintained by Marcus Thiesen (firstname.lastname@example.org)
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same terms as perl itself.