Show alert dialogs using Node.


Simple wrapper around zenity, osascript and vbscript that lets you show native alert dialogs on Linux, OSX and Windows, respectively.

var dialog = require('dialog');
dialog.info('Hello there');

To show a generic info dialog:

dialog.info(msg, title, callback);
// example, setting title 
dialog.info('Ground control to major Tom.', 'My app', function(err){
    if (!err) console.log('User clicked OK');

To show a warning dialog:

dialog.warn(msg, title, callback);
// example, without setting title 
dialog.warn('This computer will autoterminate itself in 5 seconds.', function(err){
    if (!err) console.log('User clicked OK');

Both title and callback are optional. Default title shown is "Important".

Written by Tomás Pollak, except for the MsgBox script which was written by StackOverflow user boflynn.

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