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Tcl-URL! for January 22, 2001

Jan 22, 2001, 19:58 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Richard Suchenwirth)

Date: Mon, 22 Jan 2001 09:36:56 -0600 (CST)
From: Richard Suchenwirth
To: Dr.Dobb'
Newsgroups: comp.lang.tcl
Subject: Dr. Dobb's Tcl-URL! - weekly Tcl news and links (Jan 22)

8th Annual Tcl/Tk conference in San Diego, Jul 23-27:

Thread of the week (most postings) is called "Why Python passed Tcl", but has strayed to many topics from that:

Performance of drawing stairsteps on a canvas is discussed in

Rumors on MS Outlook Express using Tcl:

Kevin Kenny shows how a proc can find out its own name:
and movingly pleas for the readability of expanded regular expressions

Koen van Damme walks the Tcl path to simple persistence

David Cuthbert proposes Python-style list slice access:

For the newbies: an example for custom lsort command

Don Porter shows delicate point in scanning dates:

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

Volunteers (?) maintain what was formerly the highly organized Scriptics Tcl resource center

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

Mark Harrison publishes summaries of Tcl Core Team (TCT) activity

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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