TransientLabel -- Label widget that transforms to default.


package require TransientLabel

TransientLabel path ?options?

path configure option value ?....?

path cget ?option?


Provides a widget that allows you to set some transient text. After a specified timeout, the text modified reverts to some default text. This can be useful when a label normally showing some fixed information doubles as a status line. The status information can then be displayed for some fixed amount of time before the label reverts to its normal function.



Option that containns the value of the 'normal' string.


Numbrer of milliseconds for which the transient text will be displayed before the text reverst to the -defaultstring


The transient text to display for the -timerlength milliseconds.