#1613 read_list(file_search()) empty %o:s

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nobody
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2010-07-20
2009-03-05
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Maxima version: 5.17.0
Maxima build date: 19:8 12/4/2008
host type: i686-pc-mingw32
lisp-implementation-type: GNU Common Lisp (GCL)
lisp-implementation-version: GCL 2.6.8

load(numericalio);L:read_list(file_search("datafil.txt"));

results in ca 35(!) empty %o:s before it ends with a correct %o. This happens bot in wx and xMaxima.

Discussion

  • Robert Dodier

    Robert Dodier - 2009-03-07

    Fixed (I hope) by r1.53 src/mload.lisp.
    Can someone with a Windows build environment please try it.

     
  • Dieter Kaiser

    Dieter Kaiser - 2010-07-05
    • status: open --> pending
     
  • Dieter Kaiser

    Dieter Kaiser - 2010-07-05

    I am not sure what is expected for this bug report. But I get the same message (without 35 empty lines) for Linux with SBCL and Windows with GCL. This is the result I get for Linux:

    (%i17) load(numericalio);L:read_list(file_search("datafil.txt"));
    (%o17)
    /usr/local/share/maxima/5.21post/share/contrib/numericalio/numericalio.mac
    numericalio: expected a string, instead found a ?null
    -- an error. To debug this try: debugmode(true);

    And this is the answer with Windows:

    (%i1) build_info();

    Maxima version: 5.20.1
    Maxima build date: 21:25 12/14/2009
    Host type: i686-pc-mingw32
    Lisp implementation type: GNU Common Lisp (GCL)
    Lisp implementation version: GCL 2.6.8

    (%o1)
    (%i2) load(numericalio);L:read_list(file_search("datafil.txt"));
    (%o2)
    d:/Programme/Maxima-5.20.1/share/maxima/5.20.1/share/contrib/numericalio\ /numericalio.mac
    (%i3)
    numericalio: expected a string, instead found a ?symbol
    -- an error. To debug this try: debugmode(true);

    I think this bug report can be closed.
    Setting the status to pending and the resolution to fixed.

    Dieter Kaiser

     
  • SourceForge Robot

    • status: pending --> closed
     
  • SourceForge Robot

    This Tracker item was closed automatically by the system. It was
    previously set to a Pending status, and the original submitter
    did not respond within 14 days (the time period specified by
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