PyDialog Alternatives

    PyDialog is described as 'My problem was that the KDialog code is still not ported to Qt5 and it depends on various Qt4/KDE4 components. The kdialog has big dependency sizes so we made an alternate dialogs like kdialog switches, options'. There are seven alternatives to PyDialog for Linux and Windows. The best alternative is Zenity, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like PyDialog are KDialog (Free, Open Source), MessagePop (Free), dialog (Free, Open Source) and xmessage (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Jul 27, 2021

    1. Zenity is a tool that allows you to display GTK dialog boxes in commandline and shell scripts.
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    2. kdialog allows you to display dialog boxes from shell scripts. The syntax is very much inspired from the "dialog" command (which shows text mode dialogs).


    3. MessagePop is a simple application designed to help you convey a message to the computer user. The program allows you to specify the message text and the other parameters from the command line.
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    4. display dialog boxes from shell scripts. Curses based. Works in console mode.
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    5. display a message or query in a window (X-based /bin/echo)
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    6. Gtkdialog is a small utility for fast and easy GUI building.
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    7. Xdialog is designed to be a drop in replacement for the "dialog" or "cdialog" programs. It converts any terminal based program into a program with an X-windows interface. The dialogs are easier to see and use while adding even more functionalities (e.g.
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