#1846 CLCS-UNIVERSAL-ERROR-HANDLER

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2009-12-25
2009-12-10
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A crash occurred entering "factor (x^6 - 1)" which is an example given in the Introduction to the Maxima Manual. A screen shot is attached.

Maxima version: 5.17.1
Maxima build date: 14:31 7/13/2009
host type: x86_64-unknown-linux-gnu (Ubuntu 9.10)
lisp-implementation-type: GNU Common Lisp (GCL)
lisp-implementation-version: GCL 2.6.7

Discussion

  • Raymond Toy
    Raymond Toy
    2009-12-10

    There have been quite bugs related to Ubuntu's distribution of gcl and/or maxima. This is not a bug in maxima per se.

    Try using a different lisp or building your own or getting Ubuntu to provide a working version.

     
  • Raymond Toy
    Raymond Toy
    2009-12-10

    • status: open --> pending
    • labels: 460522 --> Problem not in Maxima
     
    • status: pending --> closed
     
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