Terminal-based user interface toolkit
Add documentation for GetChildren methods
Add example multi-layout application and mouse-enabled application
Add Application.RingBell

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Terminal-based user interface toolkit

This package is a fork of tview. See FORK.md for more information.

Demo

Try the demo: ssh cview.rocketnine.space -p 20000

Recording of presentation demo

Features

Available widgets:

  • Input forms (including input/password fields, drop-down selections, checkboxes, and buttons)
  • Navigable multi-color text views
  • Sophisticated navigable table views
  • Flexible tree views
  • Selectable lists
  • Grid, Flexbox and page layouts
  • Modal message windows
  • An application wrapper

Widgets may be customized and extended to suit any application.

Mouse support is available.

Installation

go get git.sr.ht/~tslocum/cview

Hello World

This basic example creates a box titled Hello, World! and displays it in your terminal:

package main

import (
    "git.sr.ht/~tslocum/cview"
)

func main() {
    box := cview.NewBox().SetBorder(true).SetTitle("Hello, world!")
    if err := cview.NewApplication().SetRoot(box, true).Run(); err != nil {
        panic(err)
    }
}

Examples are available in the demos subdirectory.

For a presentation highlighting the features of this package, compile and run the program in the demos/presentation subdirectory.

Documentation

Package documentation is available on godoc.

Dependencies

This package is based on github.com/gdamore/tcell (and its dependencies) and github.com/rivo/uniseg.

Support

CONTRIBUTING.md describes how to share issues, suggestions and patches (pull requests).

cview has two mailing lists: