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widget - Demonstration of Perl/Tk widgets


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perl/Tk Documentation                                   WIDGET(1)

     widget - Demonstration of Perl/Tk widgets

       widget [ directory ]

     This script demonstrates the various widgets provided by Tk,
     along with many of the features of the Tk toolkit.  This
     file only contains code to generate the main window for the
     application, which invokes individual demonstrations.  The
     code for the actual demonstrations is contained in separate
     ".pl" files in the "widget_lib" directory, which are
     autoloaded by this script as needed.

     widget looks in the directory specified on the command line
     to load user contributed demonstrations.  If no directory
     name is specified when widget is invoked and the environment
     variable WIDTRIB is defined then demonstrations are loaded
     from the WIDTRIB directory. If WIDTRIB is undefined then
     widget defaults to the released user contributed directory,

      # Stephen O. Lidie, LUCC, 96/03/11.  lusol@Lehigh.EDU
      # Stephen O. Lidie, LUCC, 97/01/01.  lusol@Lehigh.EDU
      # Stephen O. Lidie, LUCC, 97/02/11.  lusol@Lehigh.EDU
      # Stephen O. Lidie, LUCC, 97/06/07.  lusol@Lehigh.EDU
      #     Update for Tk402.00x.  Total revamp:  WidgetDemo, Scrolled, released
      #     composites, -menuitems, qw//, etcetera.  Perl 5.004 required.
      # Stephen O. Lidie, LUCC, 98/03/10.  lusol@Lehigh.EDU
      #     Update for Tk8.
      # Stephen O. Lidie, LUCC, 98/06/26.  Stephen.O.Lidie@Lehigh.EDU
      #     Add Common Dialogs for Tk800.007.
      # Stephen.O.Lidie@Lehigh.EDU, 1999/11/29, Lehigh University.
      #     Demo some "dash patch" changes.
      # Stephen.O.Lidie@Lehigh.EDU, 2000/01/11, Lehigh University.
      #     Update menubar to Tk 8, fix color palette Menubutton demo.
      # Stephen.O.Lidie@Lehigh.EDU, 2000/07/06, Lehigh University.
      #     Remove inswt() from widget and to show the proper Perl/Tk
      #     idiom for inserting Text tags.  Various and sundry cleanups.
      #, 2003/07/29, Lehigh University Computing Center.
      #     Update for Tk 8.4.4.

     Steve Lidie <sol0@Lehigh.EDU>

     See attributes(5) for descriptions of the following

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perl/Tk Documentation                                   WIDGET(1)


     |Availability   | library/perl5/perl-tk-512 |
     |Stability      | Volatile                  |
     This software was built from source available at  The original
     community source was downloaded from

     Further information about this software can be found on the
     open source community website at

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