|Revision 1.0 release||2003-08-19||Revised by: sjp|
|Subtitle: Putting a graphical face on commandline utilities with Tcl and Tk.|
One of the richest aspects of Linux is its abundance of commandline utilities. The ability to rapidly provide a graphical frontend for those utilities to make them available to non-technical users can be a handy skill for a developer or administrator to possess. This article provides a cookbook-style tutorial introduction to Tcl and Tk, a scripting language and graphical toolkit that were designed to accomplish that very task.