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QOTW: "Tcl doesn't work ... it [plays]." -- Miguel Sofer
"The number one bug I see in other people's Tcl code is failure to
account for the possibility that a file name or pathname may have a
space in it.
Come on people! Pathnames can have spaces in them!
Even on Unix!" -- Stephen Huntley
POTW: TclRobots is "based on an old version of tcl, but ... it's ...
a really cool game!"
ActiveTcl 18.104.22.168 is available.
"Tcl/Tk ... [is] a nice Macintosh development framework", thanks
to Jim Ingham, Daniel Steffen, and others.
It is feasible to embed an xterm in a Tcl application.
What does "drag a file onto a (Tcl) application" mean at the
Everything Tcl-related you want is probably one or two clicks away in these
The "Welcome to comp.lang.tcl" message by Andreas Kupries
The Tcl Developer Site is Tcl's "home base".
Larry Virden maintains a comp.lang.tcl FAQ launcher.
The Tcl Developer Xchange is a highly organized resource center
of documents and software with provisions for individuals to
maintain references to their own software:
The TDX sponsor, ActiveState, also keeps info to convince your
boss Tcl is a good thing
The Tcl'ers Wiki is a huge, dynamic, collaboratively edited repository
of documentation, examples, tutorials and pontifications on all things
For the ideal overview of the topics about Tcl most likely to
interest a newcomer, see "Arts and Crafts ..."
ActiveState maintains binaries distribution and development tools
along with a Cookbook of Tcl recipes
deli.cio.us presents an intriguing approach to reference commentary.
It already aggregates quite a bit of Tcl intelligence.
Cameron Laird tracks several Tcl/Tk references of interest
Cetus Links maintains a Tcl/Tk page with verified links
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