ANNOUNCE: tclpython-3.0

Jean-Luc Fontaine
2 Jan 2003 01:19:31 -0800

### CHANGES ###

--- version 3.0 ---
- added the exec command
- no longer requires a patched Python core library

### README ###

tclpython version 3.0: a Python package for Tcl

This package allows the execution of Python (version 2.2 or above) code from a
Tcl interpreter, as in:

    package require tclpython
    set interpreter [python::interp new]
    $interpreter exec {print("Hello World")}
    $interpreter eval 3/2.0
    python::interp delete $interpreter

You can actually create several Python interpreters this way, if the
tclpython package was linked against a Python library compiled with
threads support, otherwise only 1 Python interpreter can exist at a

This library is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
it under the terms of the GNU Library General Public License as
published by the Free Software Foundation; either version 2 of the
License, or (at your option) any later version.

This library is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but
WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of


you may find it now at my homepage:

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