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bug #26522: DATA LIST FREE doesn't warn about unclosed quoted string at end of line

Submitted by:  Ben Pfaff <blp>
Submitted on:  Mon May 11 04:47:46 2009  
Category: Syntax ParserSeverity: 5 - Average
Status: FixedAssigned to: None
Open/Closed: ClosedRelease: Before 0.8.0
Effort: 0.00

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Sat Nov 24 21:49:21 2012, comment #1:

I pushed a fix as commit 897c1977501 "DATA LIST FREE: Warn when a quoted string is not followed by a delimiter."

Ben Pfaff <blp>
Project Administrator
Mon May 11 04:47:46 2009, original submission:

With the following syntax:

and the following tda.txt (note the 3 single quotes on line 1):

PSPP gives the following error:

It seems that it would be better to warn about the unclosed quoted string on line 1, instead of the mismatched fields at the end of the file.

Thanks to pascal barbedor <pbarbedor@gmail.com> for reporting this bug.

Ben Pfaff <blp>
Project Administrator


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