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Status

At 2009 09 23 openmetadialog command is just begin begun to be developed.

Objetives

  • Develop Openmetadialog, a UI::dialog (perl) wrapper program for being able to interact with the user from inside every kind of scripts.
  • Develop Rescapp, an application for helping GNU/Linux newbie users to rescue their broken systems, install new free operating systems and so on.
  • Develop Rescatux, a Debian live script generated Distribution on CD or DVD that includes Rescapp and other rescue tools.


Graphical User Interface draft

The name of the Rescatux graphical user interface will be Rescapp.

Rescapp will have several modes which will determine which windows the user will be able to see.

Rescapp modes

  • Beginner mode

The user will only see the: tip window, the selection/decision window and the message window.

  • Advanced mode

The user will see every available window.

  • Custom mode

The user will be able to choose which windows want to see and in which position.

Windows description

Window backend will be based on the new openmetadialog command (metadialog).

  • Tip window: The user will receive a tip that helps him to take a decision.
  • Selection/Decision window: The window where a user makes a decision, selects an option and so.
  • Message window: Where the result of an action shows.

Openmetadialog

An UI::dialog (perl) wrapper program for being able to interact with the user from inside every kind of scripts.

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