tcl 8.5.8

Tcl programming language

Packager: Gökhan Özbulak

License: as-is


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ReleaseRelease dateVersionUpdaterComment
132009-12-168.5.8Faik Uygur* Repaired broken "tclTomMath.h" header file
* Fixed buffer overflows in [format]
* Fixed underline and overstrike in Xft fonts
* Fixed crash when [exec] redirects to [chan create]d channel
* Fixed incorrect ** results like [expr {7**9 == 7**65545}] => 1
* Fixed crashes sending focus to windows dead or not yet born
* Repaired many segfaults and panics due to integer overflow on long values
* Fixed X crash on overlong color name
* Repaired memory leak in Tcl_ThreadQueueEvent()
* Fixed crash in self-deleting variable unset traces
* Corrections and updates to timezone data and DST calculations
122009-04-208.5.7Fatih AşıcıBump to new release
112008-10-168.5.5Faik Uygur* Corrected broken handling of ***= regular expressions.
* Prevent overflow crash in [lrepeat].
* Corrected failure to export [min] and [max] from ::tcl::mathfunc.
* Improved efficiency converting between lists and dicts.
* Fixed crash in [namespace inscope] involving Tcl_ConcatObj().
* Fixed incorrect isqrt() results on a few values and platforms.
102008-09-018.5.4Faik UygurVersion bump
92007-12-228.5.0İsmail DönmezVersion bump
82007-11-228.5_beta3İsmail DönmezVersion bump
72007-10-298.5_beta2İsmail DönmezVersion bump
62007-09-288.5_beta1İsmail DönmezVersion bump
52007-05-208.5_alpha6İsmail DönmezVersion bump
42007-01-128.5_alpha5Rajeev J SebastianFix Thread Storage bug crashing Quasar
32006-11-158.5_alpha5İsmail DönmezVersion bump
22006-06-198.5_alpha3İsmail DönmezInstall compat headers
12005-12-288.5_alpha3İsmail DönmezFirst release.