Doing network traffic in the 'background' from Tkinter app??
aa8vb at yahoo.com
Mon Nov 1 17:47:16 CET 1999
|/ Randall Hopper <aa8vb at yahoo.com> wrote:
|| I can't tell exactly what you're doing from your description, but check
|| out Tk's fileevent callback:
|Basically what I want is to give the user the possibilty to mess
|around with my application while it fetches data from THE internet(TM)
|Darn, it seems to be Unix only... fungus.. I would like my application
|to run on windows also..
No first-hand experience mind you, but Tcl newsgroup postings seem to
indicate it works on at least some species of MSWindows:
|I know that there was a bug in Tcl/Tk's fileevent command for Windows in
|all releases before 8.1.
|Fileevent behavior on Windows is best with the Tcl 8.2 beta, I belive,
|but workable with wish81.exe.
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