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Updated: Thursday, June 13, 2019
 
 

ttk_label (1t)

Name

ttk_label - Display a text string and/or image

Synopsis

ttk::label pathName ?options?

Description

ttk::label(1t)                 Tk Themed Widget                 ttk::label(1t)



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NAME
       ttk::label - Display a text string and/or image

SYNOPSIS
       ttk::label pathName ?options?
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DESCRIPTION
       A  ttk::label  widget displays a textual label and/or image.  The label
       may be linked to a Tcl variable to automatically change  the  displayed
       text.

STANDARD OPTIONS
       -class                -compound            -cursor
       -image                -padding             -style-takefocus
       -text                 -textvariable        -underline
       -width

       See the ttk_widget manual entry for details on the standard options.

WIDGET-SPECIFIC OPTIONS
       Command-Line Name:-anchor
       Database Name:  anchor
       Database Class: Anchor

              Specifies  how the information in the widget is positioned rela-
              tive to the inner margins.  Legal values are n, ne,  e,  se,  s,
              sw, w, nw, and center.  See also -justify.

       Command-Line Name:-background
       Database Name:  frameColor
       Database Class: FrameColor

              The  widget's  background  color.   If  unspecified,  the  theme
              default is used.

       Command-Line Name:-font
       Database Name:  font
       Database Class: Font

              Font to use for label text.

       Command-Line Name:-foreground
       Database Name:  textColor
       Database Class: TextColor

              The  widget's  foreground  color.   If  unspecified,  the  theme
              default is used.

       Command-Line Name:-justify
       Database Name:  justify
       Database Class: Justify

              If there are multiple lines of text, specifies how the lines are
              laid out relative to one  another.   One  of  left,  center,  or
              right.  See also -anchor.

       Command-Line Name:-relief
       Database Name:  relief
       Database Class: Relief

              Specifies  the  3-D effect desired for the widget border.  Valid
              values are flat, groove, raised, ridge, solid, and sunken.

       Command-Line Name:-text
       Database Name:  text
       Database Class: Text

              Specifies a text  string  to  be  displayed  inside  the  widget
              (unless overridden by -textvariable).

       Command-Line Name:-wraplength
       Database Name:  wrapLength
       Database Class: WrapLength

              Specifies  the  maximum line length (in pixels).  If this option
              is less than or equal to zero, then automatic  wrapping  is  not
              performed;  otherwise  the text is split into lines such that no
              line is longer than the specified value.

WIDGET COMMAND
       Supports  the  standard  widget  commands  configure,  cget,  identify,
       instate, and state; see ttk::widget(n).


ATTRIBUTES
       See attributes(7) for descriptions of the following attributes:


       +---------------+------------------+
       |ATTRIBUTE TYPE | ATTRIBUTE VALUE  |
       +---------------+------------------+
       |Availability   | runtime/tk-8     |
       +---------------+------------------+
       |Stability      | Uncommitted      |
       +---------------+------------------+
SEE ALSO
       ttk::widget(n), label(n)



NOTES
       This     software     was    built    from    source    available    at
       https://github.com/oracle/solaris-userland.   The  original   community
       source        was        downloaded        from         https://source-
       forge.net/projects/tcl/files/Tcl/8.6.7/tk8.6.7-src.tar.gz/download

       Further information about this software can be found on the open source
       community website at https://www.tcl.tk/.



Tk                                    8.5                       ttk::label(1t)