bugPSPP - Bugs: bug #13021, FILE TYPE is unimplemented


bug #13021: FILE TYPE is unimplemented

Submitted by:  John Darrington <jmd>
Submitted on:  Sun 08 May 2005 06:40:18 AM UTC  
Category:  Syntax Parser Severity:  1 - Wishlist
Status:  Postponed Assigned to:  None
Open/Closed:  Open Release:  Future
Effort:  0.00

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Sat 04 Oct 2008 05:38:57 AM UTC, comment #2:

General information: There's a discussion going on at
which is relevant to this issue.

John Darrington <jmd>
Project Administrator
Sun 08 May 2005 08:55:10 PM UTC, comment #1:

FILE TYPE doesn't work, period. I never finished the implementation. This is why it is not documented.

I have changed FILE TYPE to UNIMPL for 0.4.0.

Ben Pfaff <blp>
Project Administrator
Sun 08 May 2005 06:40:18 AM UTC, original submission:

The attached file results in this error message:

error: END FILE TYPE: This command may only appear within a FILE

which is wrong.

Also, the pspp manual does not document FILE TYPE / END FILE TYPE

John Darrington <jmd>
Project Administrator


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file #2932:  ft.sps added by jmd (194B - application/octet-stream)


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    Date Changed by Updated Field Previous Value => Replaced by
    Sat 14 May 2011 04:44:51 AM UTC blp ReleasePost-0.6.0 => Future
    Thu 12 Nov 2009 06:14:39 PM UTC jmd Attached File#19034 => Removed
    Thu 12 Nov 2009 10:45:18 AM UTC None Attached File- => Added o1.html, #19034
    Mon 18 Dec 2006 05:19:52 PM UTC blp ReleaseNone => Post-0.6.0
    Mon 31 Jul 2006 02:03:16 AM UTC blp ReleaseBefore 0.6.0 => None
    Tue 18 Jul 2006 05:00:43 AM UTC blp SummaryEND FILE TYPE erroneously complains about bad program state => FILE TYPE is unimplemented
    Tue 18 Jul 2006 04:59:27 AM UTC blp Severity5 - Average => 1 - Wishlist
    Sun 08 May 2005 08:55:10 PM UTC blp StatusNone => Postponed
        ReleaseNone => Before 0.6.0
    Sun 08 May 2005 06:40:19 AM UTC jmd Attached File- => Added ft.sps, #2481

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