tcl-vfs - Exposes Tcl's virtual filesystem C API to the Tcl script level

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Distribution Debian 7 (Wheezy)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package name tcl-vfs
Package version 1.3
Package release 20080503-3
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Installed size 308 B
Download size 102.17 KB
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The tcl-vfs package provides an extension to the Tcl language which
allows Virtual Filesystems to be built using Tcl scripts only. It
gives also a collection of such Tcl-implemented filesystems
(metakit, zip, ftp, tar, http, webdav, namespace, url)


Package Version Architecture Repository
tcl-vfs_1.3-20080503-3_amd64.deb 1.3 amd64 Debian Main
tcl-vfs - - -


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libc6 >= 2.4
tcl >= 8.5.0-1


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tclvfs -


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tclvfs -


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tclvfs -


Type URL
Binary Package tcl-vfs_1.3-20080503-3_i386.deb
Source Package tclvfs

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install tcl-vfs deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install tcl-vfs




2012-06-01 - Sergei Golovan <>
tclvfs (1.3-20080503-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Fixed FTBFS when cleaning before the build itself.
2012-06-01 - Sergei Golovan <>
tclvfs (1.3-20080503-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Renamed tclvfs into tcl-vfs to comply the Debian Tcl/Tk policy.
* Added hardened build flags using dpkg-buildflags.
* Use redirector in debian/watch uscan control script.
* Clarified the package description.
* Mentioned tcllib as a suggested package in README.Debian.
* Bumped debhelper compatibility version to 8.
* Switched to 3.0 (quilt) source package format.
* Bumped standards version to 3.9.3.
* Removed TODO.Debian because Tcl 8.5 contains more recent http than 8.4.
2008-06-19 - Sergei Golovan <>
tclvfs (1.3-20080503-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
* Mangled Debian version in debian/watch to fit the current tclvfs upstream
versioning scheme.
* Removed undefinrd macros BE and BS from manpages.
* Protected quilt invocations in debian/rules to make the source package
convertible to 3.0 (quilt) format (closes: #482712).
* Bumped standards version to 3.8.0.
2008-01-22 - Sergei Golovan <>
tclvfs (1.3-20070620-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Added a patch by Victor Wagner (slightly modified) which fixes zip VFS to
work with prepended executable.
* Fixed default encoding and eofchar of files opened from VFS.
* Removed empty directories from the binary package.
* Bumped standards version to 3.7.3.
2007-11-17 - Sergei Golovan <>
tclvfs (1.3-20070620-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Adapted the package to Debian Tcl/Tk policy. This includes moving the Tcl
modules into a subdirectory of /usr/share/tcltk and switching to default
tcl package in dependencies.
* Added Homepage field in debian/control.
* Added uscan control file debian/watch.
2007-09-16 - Sergei Golovan <>
tclvfs (1.3-20070620-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New CVS snapshot.
* Added uscan control script debian/watch.
* Rewritten clean target in debian/rules to ignore only missing Makefile
* Made clean-patched target in debian/rules depend on patch-stamp.
2007-08-04 - Sergei Golovan <>
tclvfs (1.3-20070414-2) unstable; urgency=low
* New maintainer's email address
* Added libmemchan-tcl and libtrf-tcl to suggested packages in
* Added info about libmemchan-tcl and libtrf-tcl to README.Debian.
* Added TODO.Debian file to documentation directory.
* Added build-arch and build-indep targets to debian/rules.
2007-05-20 - Sergei Golovan <>
tclvfs (1.3-20070414-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New maintainer Sergei Golovan (closes: #383656).
* New CVS snapshot.
* Converted package from Debian native form to non-native form.
* Fixed errors in manual pages.
* Changed debhelper compatibility version to 5.
2006-12-10 - Aurelien Jarno <>
tclvfs (1.3-3) unstable; urgency=low
* QA Upload.
* Added support for GNU/Hurd and GNU/kFreeBSD.
2006-09-02 - Michael Ablassmeier <>
tclvfs (1.3-2) unstable; urgency=low
* QA Upload (Ack NMU; Closes: #319798, #353849)
* Set Maintainer to QA Group, Orphaned: #383656
* Remove CVS Directories and files from tarball
* Remove config.log on clean
* Do not install Manpages from Makefile, use dh_installman,
otherwise they end up in /usr/man/mann/.
* Do not install README.cygwin
* Conforms with latest Standards Version 3.7.2

See Also

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tcl-vtk_5.8.0-13+b1_i386.deb Tcl bindings for VTK
tcl-xpa_2.1.14-2_i386.deb Seamless communication between Unix programs (Tcl interface)
tcl8.4-dev_8.4.19-5_i386.deb Tcl (the Tool Command Language) v8.4 - development files
tcl8.4-doc_8.4.19-5_all.deb Tcl (the Tool Command Language) v8.4 - manual pages
tcl8.4_8.4.19-5_i386.deb Tcl (the Tool Command Language) v8.4 - run-time files
tcl8.5-dev_8.5.11-2_i386.deb Tcl (the Tool Command Language) v8.5 - development files
tcl8.5-doc_8.5.11-2_all.deb Tcl (the Tool Command Language) v8.5 - manual pages
tcl8.5-kwwidgets_1.0.0~cvs20100930-8_i386.deb Cross-Platform GUI Toolkit - TCL/TK
tcl8.5_8.5.11-2_i386.deb Tcl (the Tool Command Language) v8.5 - run-time files
tcl_8.5.0-2.1_all.deb The Tool Command Language (default version) - run-time files
tclcl-dev_1.20-6_all.deb transitional dummy package to libtclcl-dev
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tclcsound_5.17.11~dfsg-3_i386.deb Tcl bindings and interpreters for Csound
tclcurl_7.22.0-1_i386.deb Tcl bindings to libcurl
tclex_1.2a1-15_i386.deb A lexical analyzer generator for Tcl