[Rd] bug in methods' 'initialize' (or the functions called in turn)
lgautier at altern.org
Wed Nov 17 21:37:46 CET 2004
I experience a very strange behaviour when trying to instanciate a S4
class. A call like 'r <- new("MyClass", foo="bar")' returns apparently
cleanly, but in fact a subsequent use of 'r' results in a 'r does not
exist error message'. After a bit of hunting with 'debug', it seems that
the bug is in 'initialize' (or one of the functions it calls in turn).
All this while using R-devel from Nov. 16th (R-2.0.1-devel).
I did manage to make a simple example to reproduce the bug, but to do so
one needs few packages from the bioconductor project. If this is not yet
know and one shows interest, I can provide the few lines of code needed
to reproduce it.
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