[LUNI] running iceWM?
maney at pobox.com
Thu Nov 7 14:51:00 CST 2002
On Thu, Nov 07, 2002 at 01:12:20PM -0500, Steve Litt wrote:
> Where does one get Whiptail, and will it run on any distro? Is it GPL?
It's in Debian so you know it has that open source goodness. Okay,
found more info squirrelled away:
This is the Debian GNU/Linux prepackaged version of the newt library.
newt was written by Erik Troan <ewt at redhat.com>.
The package was put together by Enrique Zanardi
<ezanard at debian.org>, from sources obtained from:
newt is available under the terms of the GNU Library General Public
License. On Debian GNU/Linux systems, the complete text of this
license can be found in `/usr/share/common-licenses/LGPL'.
You can get whatever changes the Debian maintainer has made, as well as
the exact original source tarball used to build the Debian package,
from any Debian mirror. More conveniently for non-Debian uses is the
web site at www.debian.org. For the impatient, the whiptail page is
I must say I find television very educational.
The minute somebody turns it on,
I go to the library and read a good book. -- Groucho Marx
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