develooper Front page | perl.beginners | Postings from January 2002

RE: Display a message

Thread Previous
Russ Foster
January 30, 2002 10:48
RE: Display a message
Message ID:

Win32::GUI allows you to display windows in Windows. See:

Or Jenda's site at:

There is also a Win32-GUI-Samples (on Jenda's site) which contains,
you-guessed-it, samples on how to use the module.

The docs are not very good (for Perl beginners, anyways)...I ended up
experimenting with the samples to figure out how everything works.

Russell J Foster
Subject, Wills, & Company
v. 630-572-0240

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Ned Cunningham [mailto:Ned.Cunningham@MONRO.COM] 
> Sent: Wednesday, January 30, 2002 11:42 AM
> To:
> Subject: Display a message
> HI,
> I need to display a message to a NT screen.  The PERL script 
> will need to run from a shortcut that is set to run a bat 
> file minimized, and in the bat file the PERL script is run.  
> I have Win32:Console loaded but do not have TK or Message or Msgbox.
> Is there any code or a script available to use Win32:Console
> (i.e.)            "PLEASE WAIT"
> Thankx
> -- 
> To unsubscribe, e-mail:
> For additional commands, e-mail:

Thread Previous Perl Programming lists via nntp and http.
Comments to Ask Bjørn Hansen at | Group listing | About