Re: Multiple selections in a listbox

From: Erick Gallesio <>
Date: Tue, 22 Nov 1994 14:19:52 +0000

> Has anyone done a listbox which allows the the selection of multiple
> non-contigious items (IE select itemd 1,2,5 and 7)?

Classical solution under Tcl/Tk is to write a clone of the listbox function
which uses a "text" widget behind the scene. Another way is to use a patch
which is in the Tcl repository which extend the C code to allow multiple

However, the Tk4.0 should provide multiple selections. Since this version must
be out soon, I will wait until its release to "intergrate" the new code in
the STk core distribution.

                -- Erick
Received on Tue Nov 22 1994 - 14:19:54 CET

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