Updated 2016-04-03 21:22:57 by pooryorick

event processing is a multitasking technique in which a program learns of events and responds to them.

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event-oriented programming
Tcl event loop
One of the components of Tcl's asynchronous event mechanism Tcl.
Event programming and why it is relevant to Tcl/Tk programming
How to mimic event generation without TK
One approach to providing user-defined events without relying on window systems or I/O. Probably a predecessor of uevent.
A module in Tcllib that provides an event system somewhat similar to that of Tk.
windowing system events

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In Tcl, channel events and after events are sent to the notifier. Tk sends windowing system events to the notifier. The Tcl C API provides means for any extension to create its own event types, and also to communicate and process events.