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Tcl-URL! for February 8, 2000

Feb 08, 2000, 17:43 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Donald G Porter)

Date: Tue, 8 Feb 2000 07:01:39 -0600 (CST)
From: Donald G Porter

Only one week until Tcl2K! February 14-18, Austin TX

Scott Redman says what he can about "What's hot at Scriptics?"

tclhttpd 2.3.7 replaces badly broken release 2.3.6 Restores proper Base64 decoding with 8.1+ releases of Tcl

mod_dtcl 0.7.3, an Apache module providing server parsed Tcl

Agentk 1.0b4, a Tk extension providing an animation toolkit

New releases of Wcb 2.1 and Mentry 1.1

New release of the Modular OO Dynamic SpreadSheet: moodss 10.2

Tcl/SMAPI 1.0 from IBM provides Tcl commands to interact with the ViaVoice speech recognition engine through SMAPI.

The Nebula Device from Radon Labs is a game engine which uses Tcl/Tk

Gotchas when callbacks servicing events re-enter the event loop

Use of [bindtags] to "subclass" the bindings of a Tk widget

"do ... while" is a good example of creating custom control flow commands in Tcl

Using Tcl on a 64-bit machine? Help the Tcl developers with their cross-platform testing

A long and wide-ranging thread covering several issues about how Tcl packages in a "standard library" should behave so they play well together and with a net-aware [package] command.

Quote of the week nominees

"The best way to profile Tcl code is to write it and try it."
- Bob Techentin

"TEA makefiles are cross-platform, as long as your platform is GNU"
- David Cuthbert

"A centralized registry is a great idea. Everybody should have one."
- David Cuthbert

Everything you want is probably one or two clicks away in these pages:

The "Welcome to comp.lang.tcl" message by Andreas Kupries

Larry Virden maintains a comp.lang.tcl FAQ launcher

Scriptics maintains a highly organized Tcl resource center

They also keep info to convince your boss Tcl is a good thing

NeoSoft has a comp.lang.tcl contributed sources archive

Cameron Laird tracks many Tcl/Tk references of interest

Cetus Links maintains a Tcl/Tk page with verified links

Findmail archives comp.lang.tcl.announce posts

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