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"Tickit::Widget::Spinner" - a widget displaying a small text animation
use Tickit; use Tickit::Widget::Spinner; my $spinner = Tickit::Widget::Spinner->new( chars => [ "<X> ", " <X> ", " <X>", "> <X", "X> <" ], ); Tickit->new( root => $spinner )->run;
This class provides a widget which displays a simple animation, cycling through a fixed set of strings with a fixed interval.
The default style pen is used as the widget pen.
$spinner = Tickit::Widget::Spinner->new( %args ) Constructs a new "Tickit::Widget::Spinner" object. Takes the following named arguments: chars => ARRAY Optional. An ARRAY reference containing the text strings to use. interval => NUM Optional. The time each string is displayed for. Defaults to 0.5.
$spinner->start Starts the animation effect. $spinner->stop Stops the animation effect.
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