[Rd] segfault on large number of open brackets (PR#7859)

m.e.bruche at lse.ac.uk m.e.bruche at lse.ac.uk
Thu May 12 16:44:28 CEST 2005

Full_Name: Max
Version: R 2.0.1 (2004-11-15)
OS: Gentoo Linux
Submission from: (NULL) (

I leaned on the "(" key by accident, and it looks as if R segfaults on a large
number (88 or more in my case) open brackets:

Script started on Thu May 12 15:18:04 2005
$ R

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> ((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((
+ (
Segmentation fault
$ uname -a
Linux max 2.6.11-gentoo-r6 #2 Sat May 7 19:24:52 GMT 2005 i686 Intel(R)
Pentium(R) 4 CPU 2.40GHz GenuineIntel GNU/Linux
$ exit

Script done on Thu May 12 15:18:16 2005



R compiled with
gcc 3.3.5

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