tcl - The Tool Command Language (default version) - run-time files

Property Value
Distribution Debian 7 (Wheezy)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package name tcl
Package version 8.5.0
Package release 2.1
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 7 B
Download size 4.65 KB
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Tcl is a powerful, easy to use, embeddable, cross-platform interpreted
scripting language.
This package is a dependency package, which depends on Debian's default
Tcl version (currently 8.5).


Package Version Architecture Repository
tcl_8.5.0-2.1_all.deb 8.5.0 all Debian Main
tcl - - -


Name Value
tcl8.5 >= 8.5.0-1


Name Value
tcl8.3 << 8.3.5-8
tcl8.4 << 8.4.16-2
tcl8.5 << 0.b1-2


Type URL
Binary Package tcl_8.5.0-2.1_all.deb
Source Package tcltk-defaults

Install Howto

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




2013-03-19 - Anton Gladky <>
tcltk-defaults (8.5.0-2.1) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Add Replaces/Conflicts to tcl-dev against tk-tile. (Closes: #703330)
2011-02-06 - Sergei Golovan <>
tcltk-defaults (8.5.0-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Upload of 8.5 to unstable (closes: #515984).
* Changed symlink targets for /usr/lib/ and /usr/lib/
to /usr/lib/tcl8.5/ and /usr/lib/tk8.5/ because
the latter files are architecture dependent.
* Added ${misc:Depends} to the binary packages dependency lists because
the package is built using debhelper.
* Bumped standards version to 3.9.1. No changes.
2010-03-17 - Francesco Paolo Lovergine <>
tcltk-defaults (8.5.0-1) experimental; urgency=low
[ Sergei Golovan ]
* Changed the default Tcl/Tk version to 8.5. This means depending on
tcl8.5 and tk8.5 packages (closes: #515984, #516178).
* Removed useless call to dh_desktop in debian/rules.
* Made tcltk-depends adding substvars only if they are present in
debian/control file to suppress dh_gencontrol warnings about unused
substitution variables.
* Added note about ${tclsh:Depends} and ${wish:Depends} to tcltk-depends
[ Francesco Paolo Lovergine ]
* Bumped standards version to 3.8.4. No changes.
2008-01-30 - Sergei Golovan <>
tcltk-defaults (8.4.16-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Fixed clean rule in debian/rules.
* Removed empty directory /usr/share/aclocal from tk-dev package.
* Bumped standards version to 3.7.3.
* Overridden lintian warnings about conflicts of tcl and tk with multiple
versions of Tcl and Tk packages since these conflicts just show which
versions became Tcl/Tk policy compliant.
2007-10-19 - Sergei Golovan <>
tcltk-defaults (8.4.16-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial release of the default Tcl/Tk packages. Corresponds to tcl8.4
8.4.16-2 and tk8.4 8.4.16-2 (and newer).

See Also

Package Description
tclcl-dev_1.20-6_all.deb transitional dummy package to libtclcl-dev
tclcl_1.20-6_i386.deb tcl2c++ and otcldoc program from tclcl
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
tclgeoip_0.2-1_i386.deb Tcl extension implementing GeoIP lookup functions
tcllib_1.14-dfsg-3+deb7u1_all.deb Standard Tcl Library
tclodbc_2.5.1-1.1_i386.deb The ODBC extension to Tcl
tclthread_2.6.7-1_i386.deb Tcl extension implementing script level access to Tcl threading capabilities
tclx8.4-dev_8.4.0-3_i386.deb Extended Tcl (TclX) - development package
tclx8.4-doc_8.4.0-3_all.deb Extended Tcl (TclX) - manpages
tclx8.4_8.4.0-3_i386.deb Extended Tcl (TclX) - shared library
tclxapian_1.2.12-2_i386.deb Xapian search engine interface for Tcl
tclxml-dev_3.3~svn11-2_i386.deb Tcl library for XML parsing - development files
tclxml_3.3~svn11-2_i386.deb Tcl library for XML parsing