Gtk2::Label(3) User Contributed Perl Documentation Gtk2::Label(3)

Gtk2::Label - wrapper for GtkLabel

Glib::Object
+----Glib::InitiallyUnowned
     +----Gtk2::Object
          +----Gtk2::Widget
               +----Gtk2::Misc
                    +----Gtk2::Label

Glib::Object::_Unregistered::AtkImplementorIface
Gtk2::Buildable

widget = Gtk2::Label->new ($str=undef)

$str (string or undef)

widget = Gtk2::Label->new_with_mnemonic ($str)

$str (string)

Since: gtk+ 2.6

$label->set_angle ($angle)

$angle (double)

Since: gtk+ 2.6

$label->set_attributes ($attrs)

$attrs (Pango::AttrList)

string = $label->get_current_uri

Since: gtk+ 2.18

Since: gtk+ 2.6

$label->set_ellipsize ($mode)

$mode (Pango::EllipsizeMode)

Since: gtk+ 2.6

$label->set_justify ($jtype)

$jtype (Gtk2::Justification)

string = $label->get_label

$label->set_label ($str)

$str (string)

boolean = $label->get_line_wrap

Since: gtk+ 2.9

$label->set_line_wrap_mode ($wrap_mode)

$wrap_mode (Pango::WrapMode)

Since: gtk+ 2.9

$label->set_line_wrap ($wrap)

$wrap (boolean)

$label->set_markup ($str)

$str (string)

$label->set_markup_with_mnemonic ($str)

$str (string)

integer = $label->get_max_width_chars

Since: gtk+ 2.6

$label->set_max_width_chars ($n_chars)

$n_chars (integer)

Since: gtk+ 2.6

integer = $label->get_mnemonic_keyval

$label->set_mnemonic_widget ($widget)

$widget (Gtk2::Widget or undef)

$label->set_pattern ($pattern)

$pattern (string)

$label->select_region ($start_offset=-1, $end_offset=-1)

  • $start_offset (integer)
  • $end_offset (integer)

boolean = $label->get_selectable

$label->set_selectable ($setting)

$setting (boolean)

Returns integers, start and end.

boolean = $label->get_single_line_mode

Since: gtk+ 2.6

$label->set_single_line_mode ($single_line_mode)

$single_line_mode (boolean)

Since: gtk+ 2.6

$label->set_text ($str)

$str (string or undef)

$label->set_text_with_mnemonic ($str)

$str (string)

boolean = $label->get_track_visited_links

Since: gtk+ 2.18

$label->set_track_visited_links ($track_links)

$track_links (boolean)

Since: gtk+ 2.18

boolean = $label->get_use_markup

$label->set_use_markup ($setting)

$setting (boolean)

boolean = $label->get_use_underline

$label->set_use_underline ($setting)

$setting (boolean)

integer = $label->get_width_chars

Since: gtk+ 2.6

$label->set_width_chars ($n_chars)

$n_chars (integer)

Since: gtk+ 2.6

'angle' (double : default 0 : readable / writable / private / static-nick / static-blurb)
Angle at which the label is rotated
'attributes' (Pango::AttrList : default undef : readable / writable / private / static-nick / static-blurb)
A list of style attributes to apply to the text of the label
'cursor-position' (integer : default 0 : readable / private / static-nick / static-blurb)
The current position of the insertion cursor in chars
'ellipsize' (Pango::EllipsizeMode : default "none" : readable / writable / private / static-nick / static-blurb)
The preferred place to ellipsize the string, if the label does not have enough room to display the entire string
'justify' (Gtk2::Justification : default "left" : readable / writable / private / static-nick / static-blurb)
The alignment of the lines in the text of the label relative to each other. This does NOT affect the alignment of the label within its allocation. See GtkMisc::xalign for that
'label' (string : default "" : readable / writable / private / static-nick / static-blurb)
The text of the label
'max-width-chars' (integer : default -1 : readable / writable / private / static-nick / static-blurb)
The desired maximum width of the label, in characters
'mnemonic-keyval' (Glib::UInt : default 0xFFFFFF VoidSymbol : readable / private / static-nick / static-blurb)
The mnemonic accelerator key for this label
'mnemonic-widget' (Gtk2::Widget : default undef : readable / writable / private / static-nick / static-blurb)
The widget to be activated when the label's mnemonic key is pressed
'pattern' (string : default undef : writable / private / static-nick / static-blurb)
A string with _ characters in positions correspond to characters in the text to underline
'selectable' (boolean : default false : readable / writable / private / static-nick / static-blurb)
Whether the label text can be selected with the mouse
'selection-bound' (integer : default 0 : readable / private / static-nick / static-blurb)
The position of the opposite end of the selection from the cursor in chars
'single-line-mode' (boolean : default false : readable / writable / private / static-nick / static-blurb)
Whether the label is in single line mode
'track-visited-links' (boolean : default true : readable / writable / private / static-nick / static-blurb)
Whether visited links should be tracked
'use-markup' (boolean : default false : readable / writable / private / static-nick / static-blurb)
The text of the label includes XML markup. See pango_parse_markup()
'use-underline' (boolean : default false : readable / writable / private / static-nick / static-blurb)
If set, an underline in the text indicates the next character should be used for the mnemonic accelerator key
'width-chars' (integer : default -1 : readable / writable / private / static-nick / static-blurb)
The desired width of the label, in characters
'wrap' (boolean : default false : readable / writable / private / static-nick / static-blurb)
If set, wrap lines if the text becomes too wide
'wrap-mode' (Pango::WrapMode : default "word" : readable / writable / private / static-nick / static-blurb)
If wrap is set, controls how linewrapping is done

  • 'left' / 'GTK_JUSTIFY_LEFT'
  • 'right' / 'GTK_JUSTIFY_RIGHT'
  • 'center' / 'GTK_JUSTIFY_CENTER'
  • 'fill' / 'GTK_JUSTIFY_FILL'

  • 'logical-positions' / 'GTK_MOVEMENT_LOGICAL_POSITIONS'
  • 'visual-positions' / 'GTK_MOVEMENT_VISUAL_POSITIONS'
  • 'words' / 'GTK_MOVEMENT_WORDS'
  • 'display-lines' / 'GTK_MOVEMENT_DISPLAY_LINES'
  • 'display-line-ends' / 'GTK_MOVEMENT_DISPLAY_LINE_ENDS'
  • 'paragraphs' / 'GTK_MOVEMENT_PARAGRAPHS'
  • 'paragraph-ends' / 'GTK_MOVEMENT_PARAGRAPH_ENDS'
  • 'pages' / 'GTK_MOVEMENT_PAGES'
  • 'buffer-ends' / 'GTK_MOVEMENT_BUFFER_ENDS'
  • 'horizontal-pages' / 'GTK_MOVEMENT_HORIZONTAL_PAGES'

  • 'none' / 'PANGO_ELLIPSIZE_NONE'
  • 'start' / 'PANGO_ELLIPSIZE_START'
  • 'middle' / 'PANGO_ELLIPSIZE_MIDDLE'
  • 'end' / 'PANGO_ELLIPSIZE_END'

  • 'word' / 'PANGO_WRAP_WORD'
  • 'char' / 'PANGO_WRAP_CHAR'
  • 'word-char' / 'PANGO_WRAP_WORD_CHAR'

Gtk2, Glib::Object, Glib::InitiallyUnowned, Gtk2::Object, Gtk2::Widget, Gtk2::Misc

Copyright (C) 2003-2011 by the gtk2-perl team.

This software is licensed under the LGPL. See Gtk2 for a full notice.

2022-05-29 perl v5.36.0