#2805 forever 'Maxima is calculating" instead of giving a parsing error

None
wont-fix
nobody
5
2014-08-25
2014-08-22
dan hayes
No

( x^2 /*);

get forever 'Maxima is calculating" instead of giving a parsing error

Of course this is not the example where had the problem as in that case it was long and difficult to find the error. But this illustrates the problem simply

Discussion

  • dan hayes
    dan hayes
    2014-08-22

    in fact all that is needed is:

    /*

    and forever Maxima is calculating. interrupt does not work as it does not work for just about everything else. REstart maxima does seem to work on this though.

     
  • Robert Dodier
    Robert Dodier
    2014-08-25

    • labels: --> wxmaxima, Problem not in Maxima
    • status: open --> wont-fix
     
  • Robert Dodier
    Robert Dodier
    2014-08-25

    WxMaxima is developed as a separate project, and bugs should be reported to the wxMaxima issue tracker: https://github.com/andrejv/wxmaxima/issues
    Closing this report.