dialog package in Ubuntu

dialog: Displays user-friendly dialog boxes from shell scripts
dialog-dbgsym: debug symbols for dialog

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Santiago Vila
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A single Python module containing helper functions to quickly use Gtk widgets, targeting to be tiny, function based and simple so the potential user can import nad use it like: msg("My message")

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A newer version of dialog is available for packaging: dialogs 2012-07-12

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