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Tcl-URL! for December 12, 2000

Dec 12, 2000, 20:19 (0 Talkback[s])
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Date: Tue, 12 Dec 2000 08:48:28 -0600 (CST)
From: Cameron Laird
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

Bernard Desgraupes provides Toolbox-ish "Gestalt" for Tcl programmers

Tcl manages X.25 channels! And FIFOs! And more! With source code, of course, thanks to D. J. Hagberg, Don Libes, et al.

Helpful people have been posting all sorts of example code, including Jos Decoster's use of the BWidgets notebook

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

Don Porter explains the evolving functionality and usage of packages

David Cuthbert and Helmut Giese resuscitate Borland compatibility

Jeffrey Hobbs tells what's involved in SSL for Tcl

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

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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