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Which open source program is similar to the Linux “dialog” command? [closed]

The linux dialog command is a great tool for creating dialog boxes in terminal windows (e.g. in a bash script). However, there is a drawback of dialog which is that the window is always positioned in ...
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How to view two dialog boxes on the linux console, running on the same time?

I want to view on the Linux console two dialog windows on the same time. I want a window that views the progress BAR, and the a second tailbox that view the logs are running. The problem is that the ...
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tput command + bold specific strings in file

please advice how to bold the "Date & Time" numbers from the following file with tput command ( I have Solaris machine) for example I want to bold only the "24-09-2009 16:17:45" etc for all other ...
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Detect terminal type with tput

I would like to configure the terminal type by detecting it. For example when I am connecting to a Solaris box with PuTTY, the $TERM variable is set to vt100. I would like to negotiate this so, when ...