One of the tricks to getting your job done efficiently is having the right tools for the job. There are plenty of tools available for developing Tcl applications.
This chapter provides a quick description of several program development tools that are in use in the Tcl community. It is not a complete listing of tools. If the tool you need is not mentioned here, try checking the Tcl Resource Center at www.tcl.tk/resource/ , the announcements in comp.lang.tcl, the FAQs at www.purl.org/NET/Tcl-FAQ , or the Tcler’s Wiki http://wiki.tcl.tk/ .
Development tools for Tcl are rapidly changing and improving. This chapter discusses the versions of the tools that were available in August 2011. New versions of many of these packages ...