[Rd] formatC with illegal input crashes Rgui (PR#7686)
ehlers at math.ucalgary.ca
Mon Feb 14 12:07:17 CET 2005
Thanks. And good advice.
Prof Brian Ripley wrote:
> We'll fix this, but you might like to note that sprintf is more
> bulletproof and as from 2.1.0-to-be, a lot more tolerant, e.g.
> sprintf("%s", 1)
> works there and in 2.0.1 gives a useful error message.
> On Fri, 11 Feb 2005 ehlers at math.ucalgary.ca wrote:
>> Full_Name: Peter Ehlers
>> Version: rw2001pat (2005-02-03)
>> OS: Win XP
>> Submission from: (NULL) (126.96.36.199)
>> formatC(1, flag="s") crashes Rgui.
>> Similarly for flag=[SnZ].
>> Stupid input, of course, but I'm error-prone.
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