widget_calendar man page

widget_calendar — widget::calendar Megawidget

Synopsis

package require Tcl 8.4

package require Tk 8.4

package require widget ?3.0?

widget::calendar pathname ?options?

Description

This package provides a calendar megawidget (snidget). It makes use of the Tile/Ttk themed widget set.

widget::calendar pathname ?options?

Widget Options

-command
A script to evaluate when a date was selected.
-dateformat
The format of the date that is returned. Default: %m/%d/%Y.
-firstday
Set first day the week, Either sunday or monday. It defaults to monday.
-font
Select the font used in the widget. It defaults to Helvetica 9.
-highlightcolor
Selects the background color for the day that has been selected. Default: #FFCC00
-language
Specify language of the calendar contents. The language is specified by abbreviations of the languge, for example: en - english, de - german ... It defaults to en.

Supported languages: en, de, fr, it, es, pt, ru, sv, zh, fi
-shadecolor
Selects the color of the parts that have a shaded background. Default: #888888
-showpast
Specify if the past shall be shown. It is a boolean value and defaults to 1.
-textvariable
Specifies the name of a variable whose value is linked to the entry widget's contents. Whenever the variable changes value, the widget's contents are updated, and vice versa.

Widget Command

pathname get what

Returns part of the selected date or 'all'. The argument what selects the part. Valid values for what are: day, month, year and all, ´all' is the default.

Example

package require widget::calendar ; # or widget::all
set t [widget::calendar .t]
pack $t -fill x -expand 1

Keywords

megawidget, snit, widget

Info

0.9 widget widget::calendar Megawidget