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Mastering Perl/Tk by Nancy Walsh, Stephen Lidie

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Chapter 5. Label and Entry Widgets

There are times you’ll want users to type in specific information, such as their names, addresses, or even serial numbers. The simplest way to do this is to use Entry widgets. You can use a Label widget with an Entry to clearly communicate to the user what should be typed in the Entry. Most often, you’ll see the Label and Entry combination used multiple times in a database Entry-type window where there are many different pieces of information the user must enter.

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