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Luis Alejandro Muzzachiodi <[hidden email]>: Feb 10 03:55PM -0800

And which would be the reason for that?. If you says for job, it depends of the market's vogue. If you says hobby, well, you can to learn brainfuck and be happy ;-)
Other topic it's how much deep you ...more
Jake <[hidden email]>: Feb 10 04:40PM -0800

Cool discussion.
 
Tcl is arguably the first true scripting language, Ousterhout coined the term. This would be in contrast with a "system language," like C. The theory is that you can write high ...more
"Donal K. Fellows" <[hidden email]>: Feb 11 11:53AM

On 11/02/2018 00:40, Jake wrote:
> Some people are pedantic about the term "programming language," but I am not.
 
Anyone who claims that, say, C is a programming language but Tcl is not ...more
[hidden email]: Feb 11 10:08AM -0800

On Friday, February 9, 2018 at 5:54:39 PM UTC-5, Ali M wrote:
> Since I already know Sql, this leaves me with 2 free slots
 
> Thanks
> Ali
 
Seems to me the key (operative) word here is ...more
Ali M <[hidden email]>: Feb 11 10:15AM -0800

On Sunday, February 11, 2018 at 6:53:54 AM UTC-5, Donal K. Fellows wrote:
> > Some people are pedantic about the term "programming language," but I am not.
 
> Anyone who claims that, say, C is a ...more
Christian Gollwitzer <[hidden email]>: Feb 11 08:07PM +0100

Am 11.02.18 um 19:15 schrieb Ali M:
> I think that one advantage tcl can have on python and other dynamic high level language, is that i easier to extend tcl using c, rather that extend python ...more
Nikh <[hidden email]>: Feb 11 08:39AM -0800

I am using twapi pacakge (4.1.27 , 64bit) to write data to excel. I made cell formatting to text before I write data, still I see values like '1.23E+09' when the actual data is '123356670668'. ...more
jemptymethod <[hidden email]>: Feb 11 05:49AM -0800

I've only been back at programming in Tcl/Tk for less than 24 hours so don't want to jump the gun by reporting a bug so might like another set of eyeballs on this. My problem is I cannot write to a ...more
Ashok <[hidden email]>: Feb 11 07:58PM +0530

The file tempfile command creates a temp file and *also returns a
writable channel handle to that file*. The fact that the file is open
means that other processes (git in your case) cannot write ...more
jemptymethod <[hidden email]>: Feb 11 06:29AM -0800

On Sunday, February 11, 2018 at 7:50:04 AM UTC-6, jemptymethod wrote:
> I've only been back at programming in Tcl/Tk for less than 24 hours so don't want to jump the gun by reporting a bug so might ...more
jemptymethod <[hidden email]>: Feb 11 06:31AM -0800

On Sunday, February 11, 2018 at 8:29:45 AM UTC-6, jemptymethod wrote:
> set fh [open $tempFile w+]
> catch {exec git status --porcelain 2>$tempFile}
> #etc
 
Let me try Ashok's suggestion before ...more
jemptymethod <[hidden email]>: Feb 11 07:13AM -0800

On Sunday, February 11, 2018 at 8:28:11 AM UTC-6, Ashok wrote:
> seek $fd 0; # Go back to beginning of file
> read $fd; # and read error messages
> close $fd
 
Went with the second one, worked ...more
Rich <[hidden email]>: Feb 11 03:26PM


> couldn't write file "C:/opt/cygwin/exe/tmp/TCL23058.TMP": permission
> denied (Got a similar error using ActiveState Tcl 8.6 pointed at a
> file in a different directory though)
...more
Rich <[hidden email]>: Feb 11 03:29PM

>> the latest ActiveState Tcl
 
> I'm really starting to lean toward the distinct possibility that this
> is indeed a bug.
 
Well, yes, it is a bug, but it is a bug in winblows, not in Tcl.
 
...more
jemptymethod <[hidden email]>: Feb 11 03:06AM -0800

Two Tcl-related sites are down from which I would like to download tclkit's and/or tcllib: https://core.tcl.tk/ and http://tclkits.rkeene.org/
 
Can I expect this to only be temporary or has this ...more
"Donal K. Fellows" <[hidden email]>: Feb 11 11:55AM

On 11/02/2018 11:06, jemptymethod wrote:
> Can I expect this to only be temporary or has this been the case for some time?
 
I'd guess it is temporary; core was definitely up yesterday (around 18 ...more
jemptymethod <[hidden email]>: Feb 11 05:13AM -0800

On Sunday, February 11, 2018 at 5:55:38 AM UTC-6, Donal K. Fellows wrote:
 
> Donal.
> --
> Donal Fellows — Tcl user, Tcl maintainer, TIP editor.
 
Back up as of right now, thanks...George
...more
jemptymethod <[hidden email]>: Feb 11 05:15AM -0800

> > --
> > Donal Fellows — Tcl user, Tcl maintainer, TIP editor.
 
> Back up as of right now, thanks...George
 
https://core.tcl.tk/ anyway (other still down -- I swear I downloaded a tclkit ...more
[hidden email]: Feb 10 12:41PM -0800

On Saturday, February 10, 2018 at 2:15:17 PM UTC-5, jemptymethod wrote:
> Just want to be sure that the most current sdx.kit is the one that can be found here: ...more
[hidden email]: Feb 10 01:37PM -0800


> > I just have my doubts because the name of the file to download "sdx-20110317.kit" suggests it's about 7 years old
 
> > Thanks in advance...George
 
> I would really love to have a ...more
jemptymethod <[hidden email]>: Feb 11 03:12AM -0800


> > I just have my doubts because the name of the file to download "sdx-20110317.kit" suggests it's about 7 years old
 
> > Thanks in advance...George
 
> I would really love to have a ...more
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