On Thu, 28 Aug 2003 16:36:59 -0500 Joe Youngquist <jyoungquist@...> wrote:
> Hi all,
> I'm still having "Perl has performed an illegal operation" error and
> program crash when using the Styled Text Control with wrapping turned on.
> Attached is a sample script that crashes on my computer (here at work)
> when wrapping is turned on - also crashes on my home computer as well.
> I've tested on, (OS Win XP - latest greatest service packs and all)
> Perl: 5.6.1
> wxPerl for 5.6.1. with and with out Unicode support (0.15)
> wxPerl for 5.6.1. with and without Unicode support (0.16)
> Perl 5.8.0
> wxPerl for 5.8.0. with and without Unicode support (0.15)
> wxPerl for 5.8.0. with and without Unicode support (0.16)
> Mattia you had mentioned that you crashed (using the example) with 0.15
> but with CVS 0.16 it ran fine...
> Were you testing 0.16 against wxWindows 2.5 and not 2.4.x?
The problem appears to be compiler-related: it works with MSVC but
crashes with GCC 3.2, 3.3 and 2.95.
> I'm pretty sure that this is a bug in STC.dll somewhere probably from
> wxWindows STC and maybe it is fixed in 2.5 but still has the bug in
No, they are the same version (1.53).
> I cannot compile here at work so going from source for me is not an
> option, I guess I can try installing my old copy of VS6 at home after I
> get back from holiday and see if compiling against source code will
> clear up the issue.
Yes, it will.