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      Display a message using a widget.


Calling Sequence

      xmess, txt


      txt = Message to display as a string or string array. in

Keyword Parameters


        WID=id Returned widget ID of message widget. May use
          this to automatically destroy the message widget
          when an action is completed. To destroy widget do:
          widget_control, /dest, id
        /NOWAIT means don't wait for OK button to be pressed.
          Useful with WID to fill in long pauses, can display
          what is happening, then destroy message.
        /WAIT means wait for OK button without using xmanager
          to register xmess. Will not drop through if button
          is not pressed as in default case.
        OKTEXT=txt Set text for OK button (def=OK).
        XOFFSET=xoff, YOFFSET=yoff Widget position.
        /LEFT means left align text, else center it.


Common Blocks


Modification History

      R. Sterner, 25 Oct, 1993
      R. Sterner, 11 Nov, 1993 --- added /NOWAIT.
      R. Sterner, 1994 Sep 6 --- Added /WAIT.
      R. Sterner, 1998 Jun 3 --- Added xoff, yoff.
      R. Sterner, 2002 Sep 10 --- fixed /WAIT.
      R. Sterner, 2008 Aug 19 --- Added /LEFT.
      R. Sterner, 2010 May 04 --- Converted arrays from () to [].`
      R. Sterner, 2010 Jun 28 --- Added Non-X windows mode.
  Copyright (C) 1993, Johns Hopkins University/Applied Physics Laboratory
  This software may be used, copied, or redistributed as long as it is not
  sold and this copyright notice is reproduced on each copy made. This
  routine is provided as is without any express or implied warranties
  whatsoever. Other limitations apply as described in the file disclaimer.txt.

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