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Documentation note User FAQ available in HTML format from http://expect.nist.gov/FAQ.html; User README available in HTML format from http://expect.nist.gov/README.distribution
Full description Expect automates interactive applications Expect automates interactive applications such as telnet, ftp, passwd, fsck, rlogin, tip, etc. It is also useful for testing these same applications. And by adding Tk, you can also wrap interactive applications in X11 GUIs. Expect can make easy all sorts of tasks that are prohibitively difficult with anything else. You will find that Expect is an absolutely invaluable tool - using it, you will be able to automate tasks that you've never even thought of before - and you'll be able to do this automation quickly and easily. to do this automation quickly and easily.
Homepage URL http://expect.nist.gov/  +
Interface console  + , daemon  +
Is GNU false  +
Keywords Automation  + , Tcl/tk  + , expect  + , interactive applications  +
Last review by Janet Casey +
Last review date 29 May 2010  +
License PublicDomain +
License verified by Janet Casey  +
License verified date 4 June 2002  +
Name Expect  +
Prerequisite description Tcl/tk  +
Prerequisite kind Required to use  +
Real name Don Libes  +
Related projects Dejagnu +
Resource URL http://sourceforge.net/cvs/?group_id=13179  + , http://sourceforge.net/tracker/?group_id=13179&atid=113179  + , comp.lang.tcl  +
Resource audience Developer  + , Bug Tracking  + , Support  +
Resource kind VCS Repository Webview  + , Newsgroup  +
Revisionid 3,147  +
Revisiontimestamp 12 April 2011 08:37:14  +
Revisionuser User:WikiSysop +
Role Maintainer  +
Runs-on GNU/Linux  +
Short description Automates interactive applications  +
Submitted by Database conversion +
Submitted date 1 April 2011  +
Use system-administration  +
User level none  +
VCS checkout command :pserver:anonymous@cvs.expect.sourceforge.net:/cvsroot/expect  +
Version comment 5.40.0 stable released 2004-01-30
Version date 30 January 2004  +
Version download http://expect.nist.gov/expect.tar.gz  +
Version identifier 5.40.0  +
Version status stable  +
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