XOTclIDE do not try to discover "yet another way" to write computer programs. It is rather a synthesis from 3 streams in computer world and own authors experience. The 3 Stream are: Tcl, XOTcl and Smalltalk. Indeed XOTclIDE is a Smalltalk like IDE programmed in Tcl/XOTcl. What are the main ideas taken from these streams.

Figure 1. Ancestry of XOTclIDE