Ralf <lausianne / gmx.net> wrote in message news:<3e71edfc$1 / epflnews.epfl.ch>...
> Dear Sirs,
> 
> I need to rotate some rotated (vertical) text on a Tk canvas. Checking the Tk 
> archives I found a comment that this isn't possible. Does anyone here have an 
> idea about this, or must I switch to a different GUI (which one? (Win)) just 
> because of such a little but important detail?
> Thanks!
> 
> Cheers,
> Ralf.

There are some posts by Slaven Rezic over in comp.lang.perl.tk that
address this issue.  He even posted a module that does this, though
it's X11 specific.

Regards,

Dan