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Re: tkabber doesn't work with tk-8.4.18

Aleksey Cheusov <> writes:

>  >>There's a rather distant plan to work on TCL packages:
>  >>1. We need to get rid of 8.3.
>  >>2. We need to bring 8.5.
>  >>3. We need to update everything to use 8.5, since 8.4 is obsoleted 
> upstream.
>> Agree with this. I routinely configure, build and install tcl and tk 8.5+ on
>> my netbsd box, and they work out of the box, no patches required.
> IMHO it whould be nice to patch tk-8.4.18 for pkgsrc-2008Q2 branch.
> If you have one, I hope pkgsrc developer will apply it.
> Or at least I apply it for in my own pkgsrc tree :)

It is too late for Q2, the change is too intrusive to be done
right before the branch.

I would like to listen comments of the Maintainer of TCL, Tk, and
many TCL-dependent packages.


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