[vtkusers] Print method output from Tcl script

Lisa S. Avila lisa.avila at kitware.com
Thu Feb 8 15:23:19 EST 2001

Hi Chris,

If you print using a vtkErrorMacro (or vtkDebugMacro or 
vtkGenericWarningMacro) it will show up in the output window. Are you 
printing with cout or printf? I don't know if there is a way to get to that 


At 02:56 PM 2/8/2001, Volpe, Christopher R (CRD) wrote:
>Ok, I thought this might be a stupid question but two other people here 
>didn't know the answer, so
>here goes. When I send an object a "Print" method from within a Wish 
>console window, I see the
>output. When I run a tcl/tk script with no interactive console window, 
>there's this nice little
>"vtkOutputWindow" that gets created to hold all your debugging output. 
>Unfortunately, the output from
>the Print method doesn't get redirected to this window, and it would 
>really be nice if it could. Is
>there a way to do this? Or is there an alternate method of redirecting the 
>output of Print methods
>somewhere else?
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