O'Reilly logo

Tcl 8.5 Network Programming by Piotr Beltowski, Wojciech Kocjan

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Learning the Metakit database

Metakit is an embeddable database library which was created by the Netherlands based programmer Jean-Claude Wippler (Note that he is also one of the authors of TclKit, so it's no surprise that these two technologies are commonly used together.). In this section, we are going to explain how it works. This information is not crucial for building the standalone binaries, so you may skip it, but we do recommend that you take the time to get more familiar with it for at least one reason—whenever you use the TclKit, you will already have a Metakit within easy reach, so it is always useful to know about the possibilities it offers.

Metakit's main features are:

  • Extreme portability—the entire database is stored in one file ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required