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whiptail Alternatives for Mac

whiptail is not available for Mac but there are some alternatives that runs on macOS with similar functionality. The best Mac alternative is Glade, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 10 alternatives to whiptail and seven of them are available for Mac so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Mac alternatives to whiptail are wxFormBuilder, wxGlade, wxSmith and CocoaDialog.

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  • Linux

display dialog boxes from shell scripts.

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    Glade

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Glade is a RAD (Rapid Application Development) tool to enable quick & easy development of user interfaces for the GTK+ toolkit.

    Discontinued

    The tool is not developed anymore as it cannot handle Gtk4.Instead Cambalache UI Maker is being developed but it still needs funding.

    Login ui using glade
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    wxFormBuilder

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    wxWidgets is an excellent framework that enables the creation of multi-platform applications with and without a graphical user interface.

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  3. wxGlade

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    wxGlade is a GUI designer written in Python with the popular GUI toolkit wxPython, that helps you create wxWidgets/wxPython user interfaces. At the moment it can generate Python, C++, Perl, Lisp and XRC (wxWidgets' XML resources) code.

    A sample session
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    wxSmith

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Code::Blocks

    wxSmith is a Code::Blocks plugin for RAD editing of wxWidgets applications.

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  5. CocoaDialog

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac

    CocoaDialog is an OS X application that allows the use of common GUI controls such as file selectors, text input, progress bars, yes/no confirmations and more with a command-line application.

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    XRCed

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    XRCed is a simple resource editor for wxWidgets/wxPython GUI development which supports creating and editing files in XRC format It is written in Python and uses wxPython GUI toolkit.

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    Dialogblocks

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Anthemion DialogBlocks is a sizer-based resource editor that quickly gets you creating professional-looking dialogs, wizards and frames for deployment on Windows, Linux, Mac or any other supported wxWidgets platform.

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