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1<?xml version="1.0" encoding="ISO-8859-1"?>
2<!DOCTYPE sect1 PUBLIC "-//OASIS//DTD DocBook XML V4.3//EN"
3 "http://www.oasis-open.org/docbook/xml/4.3/docbookx.dtd" [
4 <!ENTITY % general-entities SYSTEM "../../general.ent">
5 %general-entities;
6
7<!ENTITY tcl-download-http "http://prdownloads.sourceforge.net/tcl/tcl&tcl-version;-src.tar.gz">
8<!ENTITY tcl-download-ftp "ftp://ftp.us.xemacs.org/pub/tcl/tcl8_4/tcl&tcl-version;-src.tar.gz">
9<!ENTITY tcl-size "3.4 MB">
10<!ENTITY tcl-buildsize "34 MB">
11<!ENTITY tcl-time "0.33 SBU">
12]>
13
14<sect1 id="tcl" xreflabel="Tcl-&tcl-version;">
15<sect1info>
16<othername>$LastChangedBy$</othername>
17<date>$Date$</date>
18</sect1info>
19<?dbhtml filename="tcl.html"?>
20<title>Tcl-&tcl-version;</title>
21<indexterm zone="tcl">
22<primary sortas="a-Tcl">Tcl</primary></indexterm>
23
24<sect2>
25<title>Introduction to <application>Tcl</application></title>
26
27<para>The <application>Tcl</application> package contains the Tool Command
28Language, a robust general-purpose scripting language.</para>
29
30<sect3><title>Package information</title>
31<itemizedlist spacing='compact'>
32<listitem><para>Download (HTTP): <ulink
33url="&tcl-download-http;"/></para></listitem>
34<listitem><para>Download (FTP): <ulink
35url="&tcl-download-ftp;"/></para></listitem>
36<listitem><para>Download size: &tcl-size;</para></listitem>
37<listitem><para>Estimated disk space required:
38&tcl-buildsize;</para></listitem>
39<listitem><para>Estimated build time:
40&tcl-time;</para></listitem></itemizedlist>
41</sect3>
42
43</sect2>
44
45<sect2>
46<title>Installation of <application>Tcl</application></title>
47
48<note><para>This package is also installed in <acronym>LFS</acronym> during
49the bootstrap phase. The significant difference between the two installations
50(other than installing to <filename class="directory">/usr</filename>) is the
51package is installed in such a way that there is no need to keep the build
52directory around after installation.</para></note>
53
54<para>Install <application>Tcl</application> by running the following
55commands:</para>
56
57<screen><userinput><command>VERSION=&tcl-version; &amp;&amp;
58V=`echo $VERSION | cut -d "." -f 1,2` &amp;&amp;
59DIR=$PWD &amp;&amp;
60cd unix &amp;&amp;
61./configure --prefix=/usr --enable-threads &amp;&amp;
62make &amp;&amp;
63sed -i "s:${DIR}/unix:/usr/lib:" tclConfig.sh &amp;&amp;
64sed -i "s:${DIR}:/usr/include/tcl${V}:" tclConfig.sh &amp;&amp;
65sed -i \
66 "s,^TCL_LIB_FILE='libtcl${V}..TCL_DBGX..so',TCL_LIB_FILE=\"libtcl${V}\$\{TCL_DBGX\}.so\"," \
67 tclConfig.sh &amp;&amp;
68make install &amp;&amp;
69install -d /usr/include/tcl${V}/unix &amp;&amp;
70install -m644 *.h /usr/include/tcl${V}/unix/ &amp;&amp;
71install -d /usr/include/tcl${V}/generic &amp;&amp;
72install -c -m644 ../generic/*.h /usr/include/tcl${V}/generic/ &amp;&amp;
73rm -f /usr/include/tcl${V}/generic/{tcl,tclDecls,tclPlatDecls}.h &amp;&amp;
74ln -nsf ../../include/tcl${V} /usr/lib/tcl${V}/include &amp;&amp;
75ln -sf libtcl${V}.so /usr/lib/libtcl.so &amp;&amp;
76ln -sf tclsh${V} /usr/bin/tclsh</command></userinput></screen>
77
78<caution><para>If you build the package as an ordinary user and then switch to
79root to install the package, ensure you set the environment variables
80<envar>V</envar> and <envar>VERSION</envar> before running the installation
81commands.</para></caution>
82
83</sect2>
84
85<sect2>
86<title>Command explanations</title>
87
88<para><parameter>--enable-threads</parameter>: This switch forces the package
89to build with thread support.</para>
90
91<para><command>sed -i ...</command>: The <application>Tcl</application>
92package assumes that the source that is used to build
93<application>Tcl</application> is always kept around for compiling packages
94that depend on <application>Tcl</application>. These <command>sed</command>'s
95remove the reference to the build directory and replace them by saner system
96wide locations.</para>
97
98<para><command>install ...</command>: These commands install the internal
99headers into a system-wide location.</para>
100
101<para><command>ln -sf ...</command>: These commands create compatibility
102symbolic links.</para>
103</sect2>
104
105<sect2>
106<title>Contents</title>
107
108<segmentedlist>
109<segtitle>Installed Program</segtitle>
110<segtitle>Installed Library</segtitle>
111<segtitle>Installed Directories</segtitle>
112<seglistitem>
113<seg>tclsh</seg>
114<seg>libtcl</seg>
115<seg>/usr/lib/tcl8.4 and /usr/include/tcl8.4</seg></seglistitem>
116</segmentedlist>
117
118<variablelist>
119<bridgehead renderas="sect3">Short Descriptions</bridgehead>
120<?dbfo list-presentation="list"?>
121
122<varlistentry id="tclsh">
123<term><command>tclsh</command></term>
124<listitem><para> is a simple shell containing the
125<application>Tcl</application> interpreter.</para>
126<indexterm zone="tcl tclsh">
127<primary sortas="b-tclsh">tclsh</primary></indexterm>
128</listitem>
129</varlistentry>
130
131<varlistentry id="libtcl">
132<term><filename role="library">libtcl.so</filename></term>
133<listitem><para>contains the <acronym>API</acronym> functions required
134by <application>Tcl</application>.</para>
135<indexterm zone="tcl libtcl">
136<primary sortas="c-libtcl">libtcl.so</primary></indexterm>
137</listitem>
138</varlistentry>
139</variablelist>
140
141</sect2>
142
143</sect1>
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