TIP 30: Tk Toolkit Maintainer Assignments

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Author:         Don Porter <dgp@users.sourceforge.net>
Author:         Donal K. Fellows <fellowsd@cs.man.ac.uk>
Author:         Jan Nijtmans <j.nijtmans@chello.nl>
Author:         Todd M. Helfter <tmh@purdue.edu>
Author:         Chengye Mao <chengye.geo@yahoo.com>
Author:         George B. Smith <gbs@k9haven.com>
Author:         Miguel Bañón <bagnonm@safelayer.com>
Author:         Daniel Steffen <das@users.sourceforge.net>
Author:         Peter Spjuth <peter.spjuth@space.se>
Author:         Jeff Hobbs <hobbs@users.sourceforge.net>
Author:         Vince Darley <vincentdarley@users.sourceforge.net>
Author:         Donal K. Fellows <donal.k.fellows@man.ac.uk>
Author:         Benjamin Riefenstahl <B.Riefenstahl@turtle-trading.net>
Author:         Pat Thoyts <patthoyts@users.sourceforge.net>
Author:         Vince Darley <vince@santafe.edu>
Author:         Peter Spjuth <peter.spjuth@gmail.com>
State:          Draft
Type:           Informative
Vote:           Pending
Created:        09-Mar-2001
Post-History:   

Abstract

This document keeps a record of who maintains each functional area of Tk ([23]).

Assignments

Listed below are Tk's functional units, in the same order as in [23]. See [23] for the precise definition of what code belongs to what area, and how maintainers designate their support for platform-specific portions of the code. The area names listed below are also the Categories in the SourceForge Tracker for the Tk Toolkit http://sourceforge.net/tracker/?group_id=12997 .

For each of Tk's functional units, the following maintainers are assigned:

  1. Bindings - Jeff Hobbs JeffH@ActiveState.com

  2. Appearance - Jeff Hobbs JeffH@ActiveState.com, Daniel Steffen das@users.sourceforge.net (Mac OS X), Jim Ingham jingham@apple.com (Mac OS X)

  3. [*button] and [label] - Allen Flick allenflick@home.com, Jeff Hobbs JeffH@ActiveState.com, Daniel Steffen das@users.sourceforge.net (Mac OS X), Jim Ingham jingham@apple.com (Mac OS X), Vincent Darley vincentdarley@users.sourceforge.net (Mac OS X)

  4. Canvas Basics - Jeff Hobbs JeffH@ActiveState.com, Jan Nijtmans j.nijtmans@chello.nl

  5. Canvas Items - Jeff Hobbs JeffH@ActiveState.com, Jan Nijtmans j.nijtmans@chello.nl

  6. Canvas PostScript - Jeff Hobbs JeffH@ActiveState.com

  7. [entry] - Allen Flick allenflick@home.com, Jeff Hobbs JeffH@ActiveState.com

  8. [frame] and [toplevel] - Jeff Hobbs JeffH@ActiveState.com, Peter Spjuth peter.spjuth@gmail.com

  9. [listbox] - Allen Flick allenflick@home.com, Jeff Hobbs JeffH@ActiveState.com

  10. Generic Menus - Jeff Hobbs JeffH@ActiveState.com, Todd Helfter tmh@purdue.edu

  11. AquaMac OS X Menus - George B. Smith gbs@k9haven.com, Daniel Steffen das@users.sourceforge.net, Jim Ingham jingham@apple.com, Vincent Darley vincentdarley@users.sourceforge.net

  12. Unix Menus - Jeff Hobbs JeffH@ActiveState.com, Todd Helfter tmh@purdue.edu

  13. Win Menus - Jeff Hobbs JeffH@ActiveState.com, Todd Helfter tmh@purdue.edu

  14. [message] - Jeff Hobbs JeffH@ActiveState.com

  15. [scale] - Jeff Hobbs JeffH@ActiveState.com, Daniel Steffen das@users.sourceforge.net (Mac OS X), Jim Ingham jingham@apple.com (Mac OS X)

  16. [scrollbar] - Jeff Hobbs JeffH@ActiveState.com, Daniel Steffen das@users.sourceforge.net (Mac OS X), Jim Ingham jingham@apple.com (Mac OS X)

  17. [spinbox] - Jeff Hobbs JeffH@ActiveState.com

  18. [text] - Jeff Hobbs JeffH@ActiveState.com, Vince Darley vincentdarley@users.sourceforge.net

  19. Menubars (obsolete) - Jeff Hobbs JeffH@ActiveState.com

  20. [tkoptionMenu]_ - Jeff Hobbs JeffH@ActiveState.com

  21. [panedwindow] - Jeff Hobbs JeffH@ActiveState.com

  22. Style Engine - Frédéric Bonnet frederic.bonnet@free.fr

  23. Option Parsing - Jeff Hobbs JeffH@ActiveState.com, Daniel Steffen das@users.sourceforge.net (Mac OS X), Jim Ingham jingham@apple.com (Mac OS X)

  24. Relief - Jeff Hobbs JeffH@ActiveState.com, Frédéric Bonnet fredericbonnet@free.fr

  25. Built-in Bitmaps - Jeff Hobbs JeffH@ActiveState.com, Jan Nijtmans j.nijtmans@chello.nl, Daniel Steffen das@users.sourceforge.net (Mac OS X), Jim Ingham jingham@apple.com (Mac OS X)

  26. Conversions From String - Jeff Hobbs JeffH@ActiveState.com

  27. Objects - Jeff Hobbs JeffH@ActiveState.com

  28. Utility Functions - Jeff Hobbs JeffH@ActiveState.com

  29. Colormaps and Visuals - Jeff Hobbs JeffH@ActiveState.com

  30. Color Names - Jeff Hobbs JeffH@ActiveState.com, Daniel Steffen das@users.sourceforge.net (Mac OS X), Jim Ingham jingham@apple.com (Mac OS X)

  31. Cursor Names - Jeff Hobbs JeffH@ActiveState.com, Daniel Steffen das@users.sourceforge.net (Mac OS X), Jim Ingham jingham@apple.com (Mac OS X)

  32. Key Symbols - Jeff Hobbs JeffH@ActiveState.com, Daniel Steffen das@users.sourceforge.net (Mac OS X), Jim Ingham jingham@apple.com (Mac OS X), Benjamin Riefenstahl B.Riefenstahl@turtle-trading.net (Mac OS X)

  33. Generic Dialog Support - Donal K. Fellows donal.k.fellows@man.ac.uk, Jeff Hobbs JeffH@ActiveState.com

  34. [tkchooseColor]_ - Donal K. Fellows donal.k.fellows@man.ac.uk (Unix), Jeff Hobbs JeffH@ActiveState.com

  35. [tkdialog]_ - Donal K. Fellows donal.k.fellows@man.ac.uk (Unix), Jeff Hobbs JeffH@ActiveState.com, Daniel Steffen das@users.sourceforge.net (Mac OS X), Jim Ingham jingham@apple.com (Mac OS X)

  36. [tkchooseDirectory]_ - Donal K. Fellows donal.k.fellows@man.ac.uk (Unix), Jeff Hobbs JeffH@ActiveState.com

  37. [tkget*File]_ - Donal K. Fellows donal.k.fellows@man.ac.uk (Unix), Jeff Hobbs JeffH@ActiveState.com

  38. [tkmessageBox]_ - Donal K. Fellows donal.k.fellows@man.ac.uk (Unix), Jeff Hobbs JeffH@ActiveState.com

  39. Image Basics - Jan Nijtmans j.nijtmans@chello.nl, Donal K. Fellows donal.k.fellows@man.ac.uk

  40. Bitmap Images - Jan Nijtmans j.nijtmans@chello.nl, Kevin Griffin vertov@artstar.com

  41. Photo Images - Jan Nijtmans j.nijtmans@chello.nl, Donal K. Fellows donal.k.fellows@man.ac.uk

  42. Photo Image|GIF - Jan Nijtmans j.nijtmans@chello.nl

  43. Photo Image|PPM - Jan Nijtmans j.nijtmans@chello.nl, Donal K. Fellows donal.k.fellows@man.ac.uk

  44. Generic Fonts - Jeff Hobbs JeffH@ActiveState.com

  45. Aqua Fonts - George B. Smith gbs@k9haven.com, Daniel Steffen das@users.sourceforge.net, Jim Ingham jingham@apple.com, Benjamin Riefenstahl B.Riefenstahl@turtle-trading.net

  46. Unix Fonts - Jeff Hobbs JeffH@ActiveState.com

  47. Win Fonts - Jeff Hobbs JeffH@ActiveState.com, Pat Thoyts patthoyts@users.sourceforge.net

  48. Geometry Management - Jeff Hobbs JeffH@ActiveState.com, Chengye Mao chengye.geo@yahoo.com

  49. [grid] - Jeff Hobbs JeffH@ActiveState.com, Peter Spjuth peter.spjuth@gmail.com

  50. [pack] - Jeff Hobbs JeffH@ActiveState.com, Peter Spjuth peter.spjuth@gmail.com

  51. [place] - Jeff Hobbs JeffH@ActiveState.com, Peter Spjuth peter.spjuth@gmail.com

  52. [clipboard] - Jeff Hobbs JeffH@ActiveState.com Joe English jenglish@flightlab.com (Unix), Daniel Steffen das@users.sourceforge.net (Mac OS X), Jim Ingham jingham@apple.com (Mac OS X)

  53. [selection] - Jeff Hobbs JeffH@ActiveState.com, Joe English jenglish@flightlab.com (Unix)

  54. [console] - Jeff Hobbs JeffH@ActiveState.com, Chengye Mao chengye.geo@yahoo.com

  55. [focus] - Jeff Hobbs JeffH@ActiveState.com

  56. [grab] - Jeff Hobbs JeffH@ActiveState.com

  57. [option] - Allen Flick allenflick@home.com, Jeff Hobbs JeffH@ActiveState.com

  58. [send] - Allen Flick allenflick@home.com, Jeff Hobbs JeffH@ActiveState.com, Daniel Steffen das@users.sourceforge.net (Mac OS X), Jim Ingham jingham@apple.com (Mac OS X), Pat Thoyts patthoyts@users.sourceforge.net

  59. [tkfocus*]_ - Jeff Hobbs JeffH@ActiveState.com

  60. [tksetPalette]_ - Jeff Hobbs JeffH@ActiveState.com

  61. Safe Tk - Jeff Hobbs JeffH@ActiveState.com

  62. Geometry Functions - Jeff Hobbs JeffH@ActiveState.com, Chengye Mao chengye.geo@yahoo.com

  63. Tk_Win Functions - Jeff Hobbs JeffH@ActiveState.com

  64. Graphic Contexts - Jeff Hobbs JeffH@ActiveState.com

  65. Generic Window Operations - Jeff Hobbs JeffH@ActiveState.com

  66. Aqua Window Operations - George B. Smith gbs@k9haven.com, Daniel Steffen das@users.sourceforge.net, Jim Ingham jingham@apple.com, Vincent Darley vincentdarley@users.sourceforge.net

  67. Unix Window Operations - Jeff Hobbs JeffH@ActiveState.com, Joe English jenglish@flightlab.com

  68. Win Window Operations - Jeff Hobbs JeffH@ActiveState.com, Chengye Mao chengye.geo@yahoo.com Vincent Darley (maintainer for wm iconbitmap only) vincentdarley@users.sourceforge.net

  69. Events - Jeff Hobbs JeffH@ActiveState.com

  70. Event Loop - Jeff Hobbs JeffH@ActiveState.com, Jan Nijtmans j.nijtmans@chello.nl

  71. Error Handling - Jeff Hobbs JeffH@ActiveState.com

  72. Atoms - Jeff Hobbs JeffH@ActiveState.com

  73. Argv Parsing - Jeff Hobbs JeffH@ActiveState.com

  74. Application Embedding - Daniel Steffen das@users.sourceforge.net (Mac OS X), Jim Ingham jingham@apple.com (Mac OS X), Don Porter dgp@users.sf.net

  75. wish - Daniel Steffen das@users.sourceforge.net (Mac OS X), Jim Ingham jingham@apple.com (Mac OS X),

  76. Widget Tour - Donal K. Fellows donal.k.fellows@man.ac.uk, Jeff Hobbs JeffH@ActiveState.com

  77. Square Demo - Jeff Hobbs JeffH@ActiveState.com

  78. Other Demos - Donal K. Fellows donal.k.fellows@man.ac.uk, Jeff Hobbs JeffH@ActiveState.com

  79. L10N - Jan Nijtmans j.nijtmans@chello.nl, Miguel Bañón bagnonm@safelayer.com

  80. Release Notes - Jeff Hobbs JeffH@ActiveState.com

  81. Portability - Jeff Hobbs JeffH@ActiveState.com

  82. X11 Emulation - Jeff Hobbs JeffH@ActiveState.com

  83. Mac OS X Build - George B. Smith gbs@k9haven.com, Daniel Steffen das@users.sourceforge.net, Jim Ingham jingham@apple.com,

  84. Unix Build - Jeff Hobbs JeffH@ActiveState.com, Mo DeJong mdejong@cygnus.com, Lloyd Lim lloydlim@users.sourceforge.net

  85. Win Build - Jeff Hobbs JeffH@ActiveState.com, Mo DeJong mdejong@cygnus.com, Pat Thoyts patthoyts@users.sourceforge.net

  86. Test Tools - Allen Flick allenflick@home.com, Jeff Hobbs JeffH@ActiveState.com, Daniel Steffen das@users.sourceforge.net (Mac OS X), Jim Ingham jingham@apple.com (Mac OS X)

  87. Logos - Jeff Hobbs JeffH@ActiveState.com Daniel Steffen das@users.sourceforge.net (Mac OS X), Jim Ingham jingham@apple.com (Mac OS X),

General Categories

The following categories in Tk's SourceForge Tracker do not refer to any specific portion of Tk. Reports in these categories should be mapped to categories corresponding to a maintained area of Tk, when seeking the appropriate maintainer:

  1. Other - Reports that span multiple categories.

Areas Without Maintainers

Those functional areas without a maintainer are maintained by the Tcl Core Team with each change requiring TYANNOTT review.

Copyright

This document has been placed in the public domain.

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