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bug #38514: Odd parsing of empty cell {} within matrix [ ] definition

Submitted by:  Rik <rik5>
Submitted on:  Wed Mar 13 23:46:10 2013  
Category: InterpreterSeverity: 2 - Minor
Priority: 1 - LaterItem Group: Matlab Compatibility
Status: InvalidAssigned to: None
Originator Name: Open/Closed: Closed
Release: devOperating System: GNU/Linux

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Thu Mar 14 15:00:52 2013, comment #2:

If that is the way it needs to be done--so be it. Ugly!

Rik <rik5>
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Thu Mar 14 03:38:07 2013, comment #1:

Welcome to Matlab.


John W. Eaton <jwe>
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Wed Mar 13 23:46:10 2013, original submission:

A null matrix, [], is filtered out when creating a new matrix.

However, a null cell, {}, causes the matrix to be re-defined as a cell.

This seems really odd.

Rik <rik5>
Project Administrator


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    Date Changed By Updated Field Previous Value => Replaced By
    Mon Jun 24 00:42:32 2013rik5StatusNone=>Invalid
    Thu Mar 14 19:12:06 2013rik5Dependencies-=>Depends on bugs #37086
    Thu Mar 14 15:00:52 2013rik5Severity3 - Normal=>2 - Minor
      Priority5 - Normal=>1 - Later
      Item GroupNone=>Matlab Compatibility

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