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. Example

Example 4.3. TPP Example

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

4.43.2. Requirements Mandatory

Ruby 1.8, ncurses, ncurses-ruby 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