[Tkinter-discuss] changing the Entry 'show' option back to normal

Martin Franklin mfranklin1 at gatwick.westerngeco.slb.com
Mon Dec 15 17:22:00 CET 2008

Cameron Laird wrote:
> On Mon, Dec 15, 2008 at 07:51:20AM +0000, Martin Franklin wrote:
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>> Apologies to levi for sending directly to you at first, been a while 
>> since I posted to a news group ;-)
>> Levi Starrett wrote:
>>> i'm trying to create a password system with the pmw notebook. 
>>> i've succeeded in changing the entry show option to '*', but i can't 
>>> figure out how to change it back to normal. thanks in advance.
>> Levi,
>> As far as I can see there is no way to change what you see in the Entry
>> field back to its real value.. I guess the question is why would you
>> want to? The value when you 'get' it is the real value but what you see
>> (and cut / paste) will be the *'s
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> I, also, corresponded with Levi.  If I understand him directly, he
> meant "change back to normal" in a different sense, the one <URL:
> http://mail.python.org/pipermail/tkinter-discuss/2008-December/001781.html >
> addresses.

Thanks Cameron, I didn't notice your original reply, for some reason 
Thunderbird did not thread it correctly.

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