Tk interface module using tcltklib
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amatsuda Merge pull request #15 from iamvain/master
Fix Tk::Text#count not sending arguments to tcl.
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Tk interface module using tcltklib


Add this line to your application's Gemfile:

gem 'tk'

And then execute:

$ bundle

Or install it yourself as:

$ gem install tk


Read this first

If you want to use Ruby/Tk (tk.rb and so on), you must have which is working correctly. When you have some troubles on compiling, please read README.tcltklib and README.ActiveTcl.

Even if there is a on your Ruby library directory, it will not work without Tcl/Tk libraries (e.g. on your environment. You must also check that your Tcl/Tk is installed properly.

Ruby/Tk (tk.rb など) を使いたい場合には, が正しく動いていな ければなりません.コンパイル時に何か問題が生じた場合は,README.tcltklibREADME.ActiveTcl を見てください.

たとえ Ruby のライブラリディレクトリに が存在していたとして も,実行環境に Tcl/Tk ライブラリ ( など) がなければ機能しま せん.Tcl/Tk が正しくインストールされているかもチェックしてください.

========================================================== Hidetoshi NAGAI (


Other documents

README.tcltklib for compilation instructions.

README.fork is a note on forking.

README.macosx-aqua is about MacOS X Aqua usage.


After checking out the repo, run bin/setup to install dependencies. Then, run rake test to run the tests. You can also run bin/console for an interactive prompt that will allow you to experiment.

To install this gem onto your local machine, run bundle exec rake install. To release a new version, update the version number in version.rb, and then run bundle exec rake release, which will create a git tag for the version, push git commits and tags, and push the .gem file to


Your contributions are welcome on GitHub at

Unfortunately we have no resource to handle issue reports.

Therefore please open pull request with either:

  • a bug report with a correction patch or
  • (at least) a reproducible code snippet for an issue in form of a test/spec.

Thank you in advance!


The gem is available as open source under the terms of the Ruby license.