Gtk2_EntryDialog::get

Gtk2_EntryDialog::get() – Show the dialog and retrieve the text

Synopsis

require_once 'Gtk2/EntryDialog.php';

string Gtk2_EntryDialog::get ( string $message , string $default , GtkWindow $parent )

Description

Creates a dialog with the given parameters, runs it, and returns the text set. If the user cancelled the dialog, this method returns FALSE. In any other case (even when the text is empty), the a string with the text is returned.

<?php
require_once 'Gtk2/EntryDialog.php';

$text Gtk2_EntryDialog::get(
    
'What\'s your name?',       //the message
    
'Don\'t know'               //The default text
);

if (
$text !== false) {
    echo 
'The name is: ';
    
var_dump($text);
} else {
    echo 
"You cancelled\r\n";
}
?>

Parameter

string $message

Message to display.

string $default

Default text for the entry.

GtkWindow $parent

Parent window (can be null).

Return value

returns False if the user cancelled input, the text (string) otherwise.

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Last updated: Wed, 16 Apr 2014 — Download Documentation
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