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Tcl-URL! for December 12, 2000

Dec 12, 2000, 20:19 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Cameron Laird)

Date: Tue, 12 Dec 2000 08:48:28 -0600 (CST)
From: Cameron Laird claird@neosoft.com
Newsgroups: comp.lang.tcl
Subject: Dr. Dobb's Tcl-URL! - weekly Tcl news and links (Dec 12)

QOTM: Richard Suchenwirth writes In Tcl, the question is less often "does something exist?" but "can I make it exist?"

Reinhard Max illustrates [exec] abstrusities necessary when abusing Tcl
http://deja.com/=dnc/getdoc.xp?AN=703992102

Bernard Desgraupes provides Toolbox-ish "Gestalt" for Tcl programmers
http://deja.com/=dnc/getdoc.xp?AN=703949944

Tcl manages X.25 channels! And FIFOs! And more! With source code, of course, thanks to D. J. Hagberg, Don Libes, et al.
http://deja.com/=dnc/getdoc.xp?AN=703716024

Helpful people have been posting all sorts of example code, including Jos Decoster's use of the BWidgets notebook
http://deja.com/=dnc/getdoc.xp?AN=703474321

Ioi Lam celebrates his return to c.l.t by launching several gnarly threads. In the case of documentation, he advances toward a new nroff-based standard
http://deja.com/=dnc/getdoc.xp?AN=703681669

Don Porter explains the evolving functionality and usage of packages
http://deja.com/=dnc/getdoc.xp?AN=70335020

David Cuthbert and Helmut Giese resuscitate Borland compatibility
http://deja.com/=dnc/viewthread.xp?AN=703530849

Jeffrey Hobbs tells what's involved in SSL for Tcl
http://deja.com/=dnc/getdoc.xp?AN=703789980

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

The "Welcome to comp.lang.tcl" message by Andreas Kupries
http://www.westend.com/~kupries/c.l.t.welcome.html

Larry Virden maintains a comp.lang.tcl FAQ launcher
http://www.purl.org/NET/Tcl-FAQ/

Scriptics maintains a highly organized Tcl resource center
http://dev.scriptics.com/resource/

They also keep info to convince your boss Tcl is a good thing
http://dev.scriptics.com/scripting/

Mark Harrison publishes summaries of Tcl Core Team (TCT) activity
http://tcltk.com/docs/tct/

NeoSoft has a comp.lang.tcl contributed sources archive
http://www.neosoft.com/tcl/contributed-software/

Cameron Laird tracks many Tcl/Tk references of interest
http://starbase.neosoft.com/~claird/comp.lang.tcl/

Cetus Links maintains a Tcl/Tk page with verified links
http://www.cetus-links.org/oo_tcl_tk.html

Findmail archives comp.lang.tcl.announce posts
http://www.egroups.com/list/tcl_announce/

Previous - (U)se the (R)esource, (L)uke! - messages are listed here:
http://purl.org/thecliff/tcl/url.html
or
http://www.dejanews.com/dnquery.xp?QRY=~g%20comp.lang.tcl%20Tcl-URL%21

Suggestions/corrections for next week's posting are always welcome.

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