Learn to solve your problems with Tcl/Tk 8 quickly using Packt's new book

March 2011 | Cookbooks, Open Source

Packt is pleased to announce Tcl/Tk 8 Programming Cookbook, a new book that will help readers to understand the basics and fundamentals of the Tcl/Tk 8 programming language. Written by Bert Wheeler, this book will teach readers graphical User Interface development with the Tcl/Tk 8 Widget set and assist them to get a thorough and detailed understanding of the concepts with a real-world address book application.

 

Tcl (Tool Command Language) is a very powerful but easy to learn, dynamic programming language, suitable for a very wide range of uses like web and desktop applications, networking, administration, and testing. Tk is a graphical user interface toolkit that takes developing desktop applications to a higher level than conventional approaches.


Tcl/Tk 8 Programming Cookbook will assist users to efficiently interact with editors, debuggers and shell type interactive programs using Tcl/Tk 8. Additionally, this cookbook will comprehensively walk users through all the steps needed to become a productive programmer in Tcl/Tk 8 along with the practical implementation of its commands and tools.


Using this book, programmers will learn to expand their Tcl/Tk abilities by gaining in-depth knowledge of the core commands and by using control constructs in their program. Furthermore, programmers will be able to handle numerous types of string expressions by performing formatting, searches and advanced manipulations on them, and learn how Tcl Dictionary can be a viable substitute for a third-party database.


A practical comprehensive cookbook with over carefully organized 100 great recipes, this book is ideal for programmers, who are interested in adding Tcl/Tk 8 to their list of languages or are looking to sharpen their Tcl/Tk knowledge. The book is out now and available from Packt. To read more about it, please visit: www.packtpub.com/tcl-tk-8-programming-cookbook/book

 

Tcl/Tk 8.5 Programming Cookbook

  Over 100 great recipes to effectively learn Tcl/Tk 8.5;

For more information, please visit: www.packtpub.com/tcl-tk-8-5-programming-cookbook/book

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