4.43. TPP Text Presentation Program

4.43.1 General Description
4.43.2 Requirements
4.43.3 Homepage
4.43.4 Copyright and License

4.43.1. General Description

tpp stands for text presentation program and is an ncurses-based presentation tool. The presentation can be written with your favorite editor in a simple description format and then shown on any text terminal that is supported by ncurses - ranging from an old VT100 to the Linux framebuffer to an xterm.

4.43.1.1. Example

Example 4.3. TPP Example

--author Andreas Krennmair <ak@synflood.at>
--title Test for TPP
--date today
--withborder
This is the abstract, which is pretty cool.
It consists of several lines.
--newpage
--withborder
This is the next page, which also consists of
several lines
blubber. bla.
--newpage
--withborder
asdf jklö asdf jklö asdf jklö asdf jklö


4.43.2. Requirements

4.43.2.1. Mandatory

Ruby 1.8, ncurses, ncurses-ruby

4.43.2.2. Optional

4.43.3. Homepage

http://www.ngolde.de/tpp/ (last checked: 2010-03-28)

4.43.4. Copyright and License

Copyright © 2004 Andreas Krennmair, Nico Golde

GPL