Curses::UI::Dialog::Question - Pose a simple question to the user
my $cui = new Curses::UI;
my $win = $cui->add('window_id', 'Window');
# The hard way.
my $dialog = $win->add(
-question => 'How super awesome are you?'
# The easy way (see Curses::UI documentation).
my $value = $cui->question(-question => 'How super awesome are you?');
# or even
my $awesomeness = $cui->question('How super awesome are you?');
Curses::UI::Dialog::Question is a basic question dialog. This type of dialog has
a message on it, a TextEntry answer box, and one or more buttons. It can be
used to have a user enter some answer in response to a question.
See exampes/demo-widgets in the distribution for a short demo.
- -title < TEXT >
Set the title of the dialog window to TEXT.
- -question < TEXT >
This option sets the question to show to TEXT. The text may contain newline
- -buttons < ARRAYREF >
- -selected < INDEX >
- -buttonalignment < VALUE >
These options sets the buttons that have to be used. For an explanation of
these options, see the Curses::UI::Buttonbox documentation.
- new ( HASH )
- layout ( )
- draw ( BOOLEAN )
- focus ( )
These are standard methods. See Curses::UI::Container for an explanation of
- get ( )
This method will call get on the TextEntry object of the dialog and
return its returnvalue. See Curses::UI::TextEntry for more information on
this. If the cancel button was pressed, the return value will be
Curses::UI, Curses::UI::Container, Curses::UI::Buttonbox
Copyright (c) 2004 Luke Closs <firstname.lastname@example.org>. All rights
Maintained by Marcus Thiesen (email@example.com)
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