[Ilugc] Progressbar on shell

Sivakumar Gopalan sivakumar at collab.net
Thu Dec 25 15:17:46 IST 2008


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> I intend to use system("echo ="); Is that the way it is done? 
> Also how is it possible to display the progress bar correctly 
> when the user adjusts the command line window? I remember 
> seeing such type of progressbars in rpm.

Few days back there was a discussion on the 'dialog' utility, which 
Has this capability. It is a shell utility written in C. 

Check this out.

http://thread.gmane.org/gmane.org.user-groups.linux.ilugc/49411



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