./lang/tcl, Tool Command Language, a dynamic language

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Branch: CURRENT, Version: 8.6.9, Package name: tcl-8.6.9, Maintainer: pkgsrc-users

Tcl (Tool Command Language) is a very powerful but easy to learn dynamic
programming language, suitable for a very wide range of uses, including
web and desktop applications, networking, administration, testing and
many more. Open source and business-friendly, Tcl is a mature yet
evolving language that is truly cross platform, easily deployed and
highly extensible.

Tcl/Tk resources:
Newsgroup: comp.lang.tcl
Wiki: http://wiki.tcl.tk
Books:
* Practical Programming in Tcl and Tk, 4th Edition
ISBN: 0-13-038560-3
* Tcl and the Tk Toolkit, 2nd Edition
ISBN: 978-0-321-33633-0


Required to run:
[databases/sqlite3]

Required to build:
[pkgtools/cwrappers]

Package options: threads

Master sites:

SHA1: 861c5c8bbce9eda892c5e63b6035e09fad90a25f
RMD160: 73d064888101ab3a4a832bd9b242937e5f26315c
Filesize: 9766.5 KB

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   2018-12-09 19:33:55 by Adam Ciarcinski | Files touched by this commit (23) | Package updated
Log message:
tcl: updated to 8.6.9

8.6.9:
* (enhance) stop blocking conversion of object to/from class
* (enhance) NR-enable [package require]
* (bug)[9fd5c6] crash in object deletion, test oo-11.5
* (bug)[3c32a3] crash deleting object with class mixed in
* (platform) stop using -lieee, removed from glibc-2.27
***POTENTIAL INCOMPATIBILITY for math programs that embed Tcl***
* (bug)[8e6a9a] bad binary [string match], test string-11.55
* (bug)[1873ea] repair multi-thread std channel init
* (bug)[db36fa] broken bytecode for index values
* (bug) broken compiled [string replace], test string-14.19
* (bug) [string trim*] engine crashed on invalid UTF
* (bug) missing trace in compiled [array set], test var-20.11
* (bug)[46a241] crash in unset array with search, var-13.[23]
* (bug)[27b682] race made [file delete] raise "no such file"
* (bug)[925643] 32/64 cleanup of filesystem DIR operations
* (bug) leaks in TclSetEnv and env cache
* (bug)[3592747] [yieldto] dying namespace, tailcall-14.1
* (bug)[270f78] race in [file mkdir]
* (bug)[3f7af0] [file delete] raised "permission denied"
* (bug)[d051b7] overflow crash in [format]
* revised quoting of [exec] args in generated command line
***POTENTIAL INCOMPATIBILITY***
* HTTP Keep-Alive with pipelined requests
=> http 2.9.0
* (new)[TIP 505] [lreplace] accepts all out of range indices
* (bug) Prevent crash from NULL keyName
=> registry 1.3.3
* (enhance) advance dde version
=> dde 1.4.1
* tzdata updated to Olson's tzdata2018g
* Update tcltest package for Travis support
=> tcltest 2.5.0
* (bug)[35a8f1] overlong string length of some lists
* (bug)[00d04c] Repair [binary encode base64]
   2018-07-20 05:34:33 by Ryo ONODERA | Files touched by this commit (705)
Log message:
Recursive revbump from textproc/icu-62.1
   2018-04-14 09:34:46 by Adam Ciarcinski | Files touched by this commit (681) | Package updated
Log message:
revbump after icu update
   2018-02-03 18:51:19 by Adam Ciarcinski | Files touched by this commit (24) | Package updated
Log message:
tcl: updated to 8.6.8

8.6.8:
[array names -regexp] supports backrefs
Fix gcc build failures due to #pragma placement
(bug)[b50fb2] exec redir append stdout and stderr to file
(bug)[2a9465] http state 100 continue handling broken
(bug)[0e4d88] replace command, delete trace kills namespace
(bug)[1a5655] [info * methods] includes mixins
tzdata updated to Olson's tzdata2017c
(bug)[fc1409] segfault in method cloning, oo-15.15
(bug)[6f2f83] More robust [load] for ReactOS
(bug)[3298012] Stop crash when hash tables overflow 32 bits
(bug)[5d6de6] Close failing case of [package prefer stable]
(bug)[fab924] Fix misleading [load] message on Windows
(bug)[4f6a1e] Crash when ensemble map and list are same
(bug)[ce3a21] file normalize failure when tail is empty
(new)[TIP 477] nmake build system reform
(bug)[586e71] EvalObjv exception handling at level 0
   2017-11-30 17:45:43 by Adam Ciarcinski | Files touched by this commit (654) | Package updated
Log message:
Revbump after textproc/icu update
   2017-09-27 04:53:43 by Takahiro Kambe | Files touched by this commit (2) | Package updated
Log message:
lang/tcl: build fix on NetBSD 6

Build fix on NetBSD 6 applying upstream update.
   2017-09-18 11:53:40 by Maya Rashish | Files touched by this commit (676)
Log message:
revbump for requiring ICU 59.x
   2017-08-25 13:05:33 by Adam Ciarcinski | Files touched by this commit (26)
Log message:
Changes 8.6.7:
Bug fixes.