Tcl-URL! for October 30, 2000
Oct 30, 2000, 21:06 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Andrej Vckovski)
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Date: Mon, 30 Oct 2000 07:53:29 -0600 (CST)
From: Andrej Vckovski email@example.com
Subject: Dr. Dobb's Tcl-URL! - weekly Tcl news and links (Oct
This week's big news was certainly the acquisition of Ajuba
Solutions by InterWoven. Check out the *long* thread on this issue,
and also the position statement of the TCT (Tcl Core Team) as well
as a front-page on Linux Weekly News.
Jean-Luc Fontaine launches a discussion on i18n-issues
(internationalization) when parsing dates and times.
Some hints on how to create "shortcuts" on Windows
Mark Harrison argues why to include [incr Tcl] into the Core Tcl
distribution. He has submitted a "TIP" (Tcl Improvement Process)
For the Newbies:
Tcl's powerful channel system allows various channel-specific
options to be set or queried with the general fconfigure command.
Those channel-specific options, however, are not documented in the
fconfigure manual entry but rather with the command that creates
that type of channels, e.g., socket.
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
Findmail archives comp.lang.tcl.announce posts
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