get_text_line_input(prompt, title)[source]

get_text_line_input prompts the user to input a string with the given prompt and title.

Note: This API function differently on the command line vs. the UI. In the UI a popup is used. On the commandline
a simple text prompt is used.
  • prompt (str) – String to prompt with.
  • title (str) – Title of the window when executed in the UI.
Return type:

string containing the input without trailing newline character.

>>> get_text_line_input("PROMPT>", "getinfo")
PROMPT> Input!