tcl-thread - Tcl extension implementing script level access to Tcl threading capabilities

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Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Universe i386
Package name tcl-thread
Package version 2.7.0
Package release 1
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Installed size 343 B
Download size 122.40 KB
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The thread extension creates threads that contain Tcl interpreters,
and it lets you send scripts to those threads for evaluation. It also
enables you to share data between threads in a safe, protected
fashion.  Additionally, it provides script-level access to basic
thread synchronization primitives, like mutexes and condition


Package Version Architecture Repository
tcl-thread_2.7.0-1_amd64.deb 2.7.0 amd64 Ubuntu Universe
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libc6 >= 2.7
tcl >= 8.5.0-1
tclsh -


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Binary Package tcl-thread_2.7.0-1_i386.deb
Source Package tclthread

Install Howto

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




2013-09-12 - Sergei Golovan <>
tclthread (1:2.7.0-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
* Renamed the binary package into tcl-thread to comly with the Debian
Tcl/Tk policy.
* Bumped standards version to 3.9.4.
* Converted to the 3.0 (quilt) source format.
* Bumped debhelper compatibility version to 8.
* Added all contributors to the authors list in debian/copyright.
* Added examples to the resulting binary package.
2012-02-18 - Sergei Golovan <>
tclthread (1:2.6.7-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release (refreshed patches).
2011-07-22 - Sergei Golovan <>
tclthread (1:2.6.6-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
* Fixed bashism in debian/rules (closes: #581453).
* Bumped standards version to 3.9.2.
2010-05-06 - Sergei Golovan <>
tclthread (1:2.6.5-4) unstable; urgency=low
* Protected quilt calls in debian/rules to make the package convertable
to 3.0 (quilt) format (closes: #482711).
* Added README.source with an explanation on how to apply the searies of
patches to an original sources.
* Bumped standards version to 3.8.4.
2008-03-26 - Sergei Golovan <>
tclthread (1:2.6.5-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Added an additional tclthread library built for use with aolserver4.
* Added a short README.Debian which describes how to add Thread library to
* Removed empty directories from the binary package.
* Added a copyright statement.
* Fixed uscan script debian/watch.
* Bumped standards version to 3.7.3.
2007-11-17 - Sergei Golovan <>
tclthread (1:2.6.5-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Adapted the package to Debian Tcl/Tk policy. This includes moving the Tcl
modules into a subdirectory of /usr/lib/tcltk and switching to default
tcl package in dependencies.
* Added Homepage field in debian/control.
2007-09-12 - Sergei Golovan <>
tclthread (1:2.6.5-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New maintainer Sergei Golovan <> (closes: #383655).
* New upstream release.
* Rewritten clean target in debian/rules to ignore only missing Makefile
* Use quilt for patch management.
* Added uscan control file debian/watch.
* Added get-orig-source target to debian/rules.
* Fixed section in manual pages.
* Bumped debhelper compatibility level to 5.
2006-12-10 - Aurelien Jarno <>
tclthread (20030827-3) unstable; urgency=low
* QA Upload.
* Added support for GNU/kFreeBSD and GNU/Hurd.
2006-09-02 - Michael Ablassmeier <>
tclthread (20030827-2) unstable; urgency=low
* QA Upload (Ack NMU; Closes: #359331, #353848)
* Set Maintainer to QA Group, Orphaned: #383655
* Remove CVS directories from tarball
* Conforms with latest Standards Version 3.7.2
2006-03-27 - Luk Claes <>
tclthread (20030827-1.1) unstable; urgency=high
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Fix syntax error in tcl.m4 (Closes: #353848).

See Also

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tcl-trf-doc_2.1.4-dfsg3-1_all.deb Tcl data transformations - documentation
tcl-trf_2.1.4-dfsg3-1_i386.deb Tcl data transformations - runtime library
tcl-udp_1.0.11-2_i386.deb UDP sockets for Tcl
tcl-vfs_1.3-20080503-4_i386.deb Exposes Tcl's virtual filesystem C API to the Tcl script level
tcl-vtk6_6.2.0+dfsg1-10build1_i386.deb Tcl bindings for VTK
tcl-vtk_5.10.1+dfsg-2.1build1_i386.deb Tcl bindings for VTK
tcl-xmlrpc_0.3-1_all.deb XML-RPC implementation for Tcl
tcl-xpa_2.1.17-1_i386.deb Seamless communication between Unix programs (Tcl interface)
tcl8.4-dev_8.4.20-8_i386.deb Tcl (the Tool Command Language) v8.4 - development files
tcl8.4-doc_8.4.20-8_all.deb Tcl (the Tool Command Language) v8.4 - manual pages
tcl8.4_8.4.20-8_i386.deb Tcl (the Tool Command Language) v8.4 - shell
tcl8.5-dev_8.5.19-1_i386.deb Tcl (the Tool Command Language) v8.5 - development files
tcl8.5-doc_8.5.19-1_all.deb Tcl (the Tool Command Language) v8.5 - manual pages