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Tcl-URL! for November 8, 1999

Date: Mon, 8 Nov 1999 22:43:12 -0600 (CST)
From: “Jeffrey Hobbs” <<a
href=”mailto:[email protected]”>[email protected]>

Headlining it all, Tcl/Tk 8.2.2 was released, patch release that
has endured Pure’ification.
http://www.deja.com/=dnc/getdoc.xp?AN=545040370

http://www.scriptics.com/products/tcltk/8.2.html

And of course Nijtmans follows with his Dash patch (note new
home page for Jan) which enhances Tk, primarily the canvas
http://www.deja.com/=dnc/getdoc.xp?AN=545342788

http://purl.oclc.org/net/nijtmans/dash.html

Paul Duffin ponders for us the issues for deleting an active
eval, as well as introducing a proposal for improved Async
handlers
http://www.deja.com/=dnc/getdoc.xp?AN=538816106

TclBlend and Jacl, blurring the lines and tying Tcl to Java,
have reached 1.2.5
http://www.deja.com/=dnc/getdoc.xp?AN=543997203

http://www.scriptics.com/products/java/

trfcrypt 2.0 is ready, an add-on for Trf (the transforms
extension) that provides crypt-algorithms
http://www.deja.com/=dnc/getdoc.xp?AN=

http://www.oche.de/%7Eakupries/soft/trfcrypt/

Chris Nelson announces his new book, “The Tcl/Tk Programmer’s
Reference”, described as “man pages on steroids”, with some
favorable reviews.
http://www.deja.com/=dnc/viewthread.xp?AN=543167088

Ishido, a game rewritten in Tcl/Tk was announced
http://www.deja.com/=dnc/getdoc.xp?AN=543984207

Moodss, a modular OO spreadsheet for Unix with some sysadmin
utilities, reaches 9.3
http://www.deja.com/=dnc/getdoc.xp?AN=545308052

http://jfontain.free.fr/

A frameset extension was announced – it manipulates data
structures called ‘frames’ (Minsky).
http://home.att.net/~cafugate/

Tcl + Java = A match made for scripting

http://www.sunworld.com/sunworldonline/swol-11-1999/swol-11-jacl.html

Mk4Tcl 1.2, an embedded database, is released
http://www.deja.com/=dnc/getdoc.xp?AN=544775242

http://www.equi4.com/metakit/tcl.html

Everything you want is probably one or two clicks away in these
pages:

The “Welcome to comp.lang.tcl” message by Andreas Kupries
http://www.westend.com/~kupries/c.l.t.welcome.html

Larry Virden maintains a comp.lang.tcl FAQ launcher
http://www.purl.org/NET/Tcl-FAQ/

Scriptics maintains a highly organized Tcl resource center
http://www.scriptics.com/resource/

They also keep info to convince your boss Tcl is a good
thing
http://www.scriptics.com/scripting/

NeoSoft has a comp.lang.tcl contributed sources archive
http://www.neosoft.com/tcl/contributed-software/

Cameron Laird tracks many Tcl/Tk references of interest
http://starbase.neosoft.com/~claird/comp.lang.tcl/

Tcl/Tk Consortium can search comp.lang.tcl and
c.l.t.announce
http://www.tclconsortium.org/resources/

Cetus Links maintains a Tcl/Tk page with verified links
http://www.cetus-links.org/oo_tcl_tk.html

Findmail archives comp.lang.tcl.announce posts
http://www.egroups.com/list/tcl_announce/

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