Tcl/Tk labels can also be used for the purpose originally intended -
to display a simple line of text in a box. The HTML TABLE tag can be used for this too.
Here are roughly equivalent versions.
|In Tcl/Tk, fonts are specified using the -font option.
The font option can be expressed as a list of attributes -
font pitch and list of style attributes such as bold italic.
Text can be placed in a label and some "text" is graphic by nature, but this is a pretty
poor solution to a problem of more general graphic display. Agian the
HTML TABLE can be used in these cases.
However if you have some text that you want to display in a pretty box,
then here are some options.
A label can be nested inside other frames: