[Rd] R: bug in windows GUI/script editor (PR#8288)
murdoch at stats.uwo.ca
Thu Nov 10 17:39:41 CET 2005
On 11/10/2005 8:58 AM, Duncan Murdoch wrote:
> On 11/10/2005 3:02 AM, roberto.ugoccioni at sanpaoloimi.com wrote:
> Something went wrong with your posting -- it came out completely in
> I think I have found what was wrong with the editor windows. There were
> two problems:
> - a variable was sometimes uninitialized. I've fixed this in R-devel
> (though it won't be downloadable for a while). I had hoped this was
> enough, but it wasn't.
> - the script editor window duplicates some menu items from the main
> window, but unfortunately in doing so it overwrites some pointers to
> those items. When the script editor is closed, the pointers become
> invalid, and you may crash.
> The second fix will require more extensive work, but I should get it
> done today.
Now committed to both R-patched and R-devel. Will show up in the
binaries on CRAN in due time.
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