IUP - Portable User Interface


Shows a modal dialog containing a message.

Creation and Show

void IupMessage(char *t, char *m); [in C]
iup.Message(t: string, m: string) [in Lua]

t: Dialog’s title
m: Message


The IupMessage function shows a dialog centralized on the screen, showing the message and the “OK” button. The ‘\n’ character can be added to the message to indicate line change.

In C there is an utility function to help build the message string, it accepts the same format as the C sprintf:

void IupMessagef(char *t, char *f, ...); [in C]

The dialog uses a global attribute called "PARENTDIALOG" as the parent dialog if it is defined. It also uses a global attribute called "ICON" as the dialog icon if it is defined (used only in Motif, in Windows MessageBox does not have an icon in the title bar).


See Also

IupGetFile, IupScanf, IupListDialog, IupAlarm