How to compile and use acdk_tcl.
In most Unix environmet the Tcl interpreter is part of the distribution.
You can download the Tcl distribution from:
Follow the instruction to compile and install the Tcl interpreter.
After installing Tcl you probably have to ajust some
configuration in acdk:
- Unix: open
acdk_globals.[your platform] in the ACDK root directory and
ACDK_TCL_* values to point
to the correct directories and library names.
- Windows: open the
acdkenv.cmd ACDK root directory and ajust the
You have to execute this batch file before you compile
the project in a cmd windows.
If you use an IDE (like Visual Studio) use some of the
start scripts in the ACDK root directory (like
Alternately you can also add these environment variables into your global
If the environment variables are set correctly acdk_tcl can be compiled.
To run an executble using acdk_pthon you may have set
environment variables (
PATH on Windows and
to point to ACDK
bin directory and the directory of the shared libraries
On windows you can use the
acdkenv.cmd for this purpose.
On Unix os (Linux, bsd, solaris) you
may 'source' the
acdkenv.[platform] before executing the application.