gWidgetstcltk: Toolkit implementation of gWidgets for tcltk package

Port of the gWidgets API to the tcltk package. Requires TK 8.5 or greater for the tile (ttk)widgets This is the default on Windows. Under linux, Tk must be installed. Under Mac OS X (10.5) there are two options: native Tk or X11. For the native one, Tk must be upgraded. See to download source. Under the Mac it compiles and installs cleanly. For X11, tcltk libraries can be downloaded to augment the R binary package. See The gdf function requires the add on Tk package TkTable (

Version: 0.0-54
Depends: R (≥ 2.14.0), methods, gWidgets (≥ 0.0.51), tcltk (≥ 2.7.0), digest
Published: 2013-01-31
Author: John Verzani
Maintainer: John Verzani <jverzani at>
License: GPL-2 | GPL-3 [expanded from: GPL (≥ 2)]
NeedsCompilation: no
Materials: NEWS ChangeLog
CRAN checks: gWidgetstcltk results


Reference manual: gWidgetstcltk.pdf
Package source: gWidgetstcltk_0.0-54.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
OS X Snow Leopard binaries: r-release: gWidgetstcltk_0.0-54.tgz, r-oldrel: gWidgetstcltk_0.0-54.tgz
OS X Mavericks binaries: r-release: gWidgetstcltk_0.0-54.tgz
Old sources: gWidgetstcltk archive

Reverse dependencies:

Reverse depends: RenextGUI
Reverse suggests: ENmisc, extremevalues, gWidgets, latticist, nCal