Date: Wed, 5 Jan 2000 06:51:27 -0600 (CST)
From: Jeffrey Hobbs [email protected]
With the onset of 8.3, people are starting to take note of some
of the positive new effects. Nijtmans answers one query as to why
perceptions of a faster canvas widget are likely reality.
Poindexter releases v1.2 of TclTicker, the stock ticket program,
after receiving lots of enthusiastic ideas.
Brian starts a long thread about the upcoming ::listx
While Kupries makes a note of what’s there so far, with
available source code.
An interesting article on O’Reilly’s web site ponders whether
scripting languages can really call themselves VHLL (the author
forgot to mention Tcl – maybe that’s why the author concludes
scripting languages lack the V? :^)
Welch informs us of another Tcl/Tk track at the next O’Reilly
Open Source Convention, in July 2000. Gerald Lester will be heading
Hobbs notes plans for an upcoming standardized library to be
distributed along with (but not in) the core
Strosberg hits on why you don’t want to leave ‘puts’ calls in
your Tcl code
JCW notes that the popular Wiki, et al have moved
The ASED Tcl/Tk IDE reaches v0.9.3 after small bug fixes
And last, but not least, Fontaine releases v10.1 of moodss, the
Modular OO Dynamic SpreadSheet, which uses features of 8.3
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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