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

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Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Universe i386
Package name tcl-vfs
Package version 1.3
Package release 20080503-4
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Installed size 347 B
Download size 91.84 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_1.3-20080503-4_amd64.deb 1.3 amd64 Ubuntu Universe
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_1.3-20080503-4_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




2013-09-27 - Sergei Golovan <>
tclvfs (1.3-20080503-4) unstable; urgency=low
* Fixed FTBFS when building with Tcl 8.6.
* Bumped standards version to 3.9.4.
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.

See Also

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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
tcl8.5_8.5.19-1_i386.deb Tcl (the Tool Command Language) v8.5 - shell
tcl8.6-tdbc-mysql_1.0.3-1ubuntu1_i386.deb Tcl Database Connectivity
tcl8.6-tdbc-odbc_1.0.3-1_i386.deb ODBC driver for the Tcl Database Connectivity
tcl8.6-tdbc-postgres_1.0.3-1_i386.deb Tcl Database Connectivity
tcl8.6-tdbc-sqlite3_1.0.3-1_all.deb Tcl Database Connectivity
tcl8.6-tdbc_1.0.3-1_i386.deb Tcl Database Connectivity