[Xotcl] replacing libtcl

Gustaf Neumann neumann at wu-wien.ac.at
Thu Aug 12 15:20:17 CEST 2010

  On 11.08.10 19:51, Kevin Van Workum wrote:
> I would like to include XOTcl functionality to my control script, but
> naively using "package require XOTcl" doesn't seem to work.
"package require XOTcl" is supposed to work. In xotcl 1.6.6, 
i count
128 occurrences of "package require XOTcl".

If Tcl does not find the package, it might be the case that 
you installed it to some
directory not on your auto_path or (TCLLIBPATH, etc.), or 
that you are
using a Tcl distribution, not including it. After the 
install you should have e.g.


You can certainly initialize via C as well (using Xotcl_Init()),
but i would recommend the "package require" way.

best regards
-gustaf neumann

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