[ltk-user] text widget, tk8.5
herth at peter-herth.de
Sun Sep 17 10:58:42 UTC 2006
> Ok -- what I need is basically the full functionality of the text
> widget, including tag, mark and (later) image support. For the moment
> the most important thing is the range of tag commands:
> pathName tag option ?arg arg ...?
> pathName tag add tagName index1 ?index2 index1 index2 ...?
> pathName tag bind tagName ?sequence? ?script?
> pathName tag cget tagName option
> pathName tag configure tagName ?option? ?value? ?option value ...?
> pathName tag delete tagName ?tagName ...?
> pathName tag lower tagName ?belowThis?
> pathName tag names ?index?
> pathName tag nextrange tagName index1 ?index2?
> pathName tag prevrange tagName index1 ?index2?
> pathName tag raise tagName ?aboveThis?
> pathName tag ranges tagName
> pathName tag remove tagName index1 ?index2 index1 index2 ...
Ok, I put them on my list.
> I think only bind and configure are implemented at this time.
> Later on, I'll need most of the other text widget commands as listed at
I do not plan to add specific 8.5 features until it seems to be
finalized and unfortunately that seems to be still a bit away,
> Encouragement helps -- I double checked and the errors I was getting
> were the result of trying to use ltk-tile with tk8.5a4. After I removed
> tile, things seem to work fine!
... if there area errors, please report them and I might try to fix
them. Tile is probably the most obvious missing feature of current 8.5
releases, but I get the impression there are plans to have tile in the
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