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[MiNT] Generic tool
I am pondering an idea for a config and util GEM interface.
The idea would be an XML driven dialogue box that allows the various
options to be set, parameter/files entered etc. then the Apply
button sends them to the relevant application or config file.
This is a simple (probably bad) example:
<label="details" value="l" status="off">
<label="all files" value="a" status="off">
The xml is used to auto-generate a dialogue box. Without any layout
instructions it might be a bit basic but would suffice.
Obviously it would be used for something more interesting than ls.
I thought it might be useful for controlling dhcp, samba, network
My C skills are a bit limited so I just had a look for Pascal xml libs
and there doesn't seem to be much. Pity. The Expat library has a Sparemint
rpm which could be used.