tkaepa(1) GUI interface for aeca, using TCL/TK




The tkaepa command is used to provide a GUI interface to aepa(1). Its use should be self-evident to anyone familiar with project administration under Aegis.

The top line of the screen contains button for selecting the project The project will be defaulted whenever possible, using the usual Aegis. defaulting rules. Click on the buttons to obtain a pick list if you want to change; then double-click an item to select it.

There is a text entry areas for editing the description attribute. The lower section contains a number of checks boxes for the various attributes.

The "OK" and "Cancel" buttons do what you expect. The cancel button simply quits. The OK button runs the aepa(1) command - if anything goes wrong the error message will be displayed in the message area at the bottom of the window.


There are no command line options. It is best to run this command in the background.


The tkaepa command will exit with a status of 1 on any error. The tkaepa command will only exit with a status of 0 if there are no errors.


See aegis(1) for a list of environment variables which may affect this command. See aepconf(5) for the project configuration file's project_specific field for how to set environment variables for all commands executed by Aegis.


tkaepa version 4.24.3.D001
Copyright (C) 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010 Peter Miller

The tkaepa program comes with ABSOLUTELY NO WARRANTY; for details use the 'tkaepa -VERSion License' command. This is free software and you are welcome to redistribute it under certain conditions; for details use the 'tkaepa -VERSion License' command.


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