[Python-Dev] Do we need to support Tcl/Tk versions before 8.0?
Fred L. Drake, Jr.
Mon, 27 Mar 2000 15:59:04 -0500 (EST)
Guido van Rossum writes:
> The _tkinter.c source code is littered with #ifdefs that mostly center
> around distinguishing between Tcl/Tk 8.0 and older versions. The
> two pre-8.0 version supported seem to be 7.5/4.1 and 7.6/4.2.
> Would it be reasonable to assume that everybody is using at least
> Tcl/Tk version 8.0? This would simplify the code somewhat.
Simplify! It's more important that the latest versions are
supported than pre-8.0 versions.
Fred L. Drake, Jr. <fdrake at acm.org>
Corporation for National Research Initiatives