tixFileSelectDialog - Create and manipulate tixFileSelectDialog widgets
tixFileSelectDialog pathName ?options?
The TixFileSelectDialog class does not have a super-class.
TixFileSelectDialog supports all the standard options of a frame
widget. See the options(n) manual entry for details on the
[ -command command Command ]
Specifies the command to be called when the user chooses on a filename
(usually by selecting the filename and clicking on the "OK" button").
The command is called with one argument, the complete pathname of the
The StdButtonBox subwidget at the bottom of FileSelectDialog. It
contains the "OK", "Filter, "Cancel" and "Help" buttons.
The FileSelectBox subwidget at the top of the FileSelectDialog.
The tixFileSelectDialog command creates a new window (given by
the pathName argument) and makes it into a FileSelectDialog
widget. Additional options, described above, may be specified on the
command line or in the option database to configure aspects of the
FileSelectDialog such as its cursor and relief.
The FileSelectDialog widget provides an convenient method for the user
to select files. The FileSelectBox is similar to the standard
Motif(TM) file-selection box.
The tixFileSelectDialog command creates a new Tcl command whose
name is the same as the path name of the FileSelectDialog's
window. This command may be used to invoke various operations on the
widget. It has the following general form:
pathName option ?arg arg ...?
PathName is the name of the command, which is the same as the
FileSelectDialog widget's path name. Option and the
args determine the exact behavior of the command. The following
commands are possible for FileSelectDialog widgets:
Returns the current value of the configuration option given by
option. Option may have any of the values accepted by the
pathName configure ?option? ?value option value ...?
Query or modify the configuration options of the widget. If no
option is specified, returns a list describing all of the
available options for pathName (see Tk_ConfigureInfo for
information on the format of this list). If option is specified
with no value, then the command returns a list describing the
one named option (this list will be identical to the corresponding
sublist of the value returned if no option is specified). If
one or more option-value pairs are specified, then the command
modifies the given widget option(s) to have the given value(s); in
this case the command returns an empty string. Option may have
any of the values accepted by the tixFileSelectDialog command.
Withdraws the FileSelectDialog from the screen.
Pops up the FileSelectDialog on the screen.
pathName subwidget name ?args?
When no options are given, this command returns the pathname of the
subwidget of the specified name.
When options are given, the widget command of the specified subwidget
will be called with these options.