Tcl-URL! for September 11, 2000
Sep 11, 2000, 18:07 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Leam Hall)
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Date: Mon, 11 Sep 2000 06:42:51 -0500 (CDT)
From: "Hall, Leam" LHall@rosenbluth.com
Subject: Dr. Dobb's Tcl-URL! - weekly Tcl news and links (Sep
George A. Howlett (BLT author) discusses some of the design
theory in BLT.
Dealing with legacy apps? Kevin Kenny show how to shift output
from a FORTRAN program into a Tk widget.
Often, leading "zero" characters can cause issues in scripts.
But if we need to keep them as is, Gerhard Hintermayer shows
"eval" works with 32 bit numbers. Miguel Sofer discusses getting
a modulus from 64 bit integers.
For the Newbies: Harald Oehlmann shows how to change font
Andreas Leitgeb and Cameron Laird give a couple ways to include
an updating loop in a Tk widget.
Kevin Kenny, though, instructively models an [update]-free event-
based countdown. This is more truly The Tcl Way: more reentrant and
Everything you want is probably one or two clicks away in these
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
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
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