Provide an easy means to build, maintain, and keep up to date public mirrors
Provide source code for extensions that are already tailored to the build environment
Introduce a new extension architecture that will make authoring and distributing
packages saner. Saner for the author. And saner for the users.
Defaults to easy and terse notation, but still allows advanced users to perform
Allow developers of custom applications (like my employers at
T & E Solutions) to integrate their own code
(in both Tcl and C) and make their own distinct products.
Build a standard library of Tcl tools that starts with the features of Tcl 8.6.8
and avoids replicating old code patterns, workarounds, and alternate &qoute;Cool Ideas"
that existed before TclOO and Coroutines were standard features in the core. (Though I will
say I have a soft space in my heart for Snit, so it gets to stay.)