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bug #38549: comments on command line not terminated by newline with new parser

Submitted by:  Rik <rik5>
Submitted on:  Tue 19 Mar 2013 05:30:48 PM UTC  
Category: InterpreterSeverity: 3 - Normal
Priority: 5 - NormalItem Group: Regression
Status: FixedAssigned to: John W. Eaton <jwe>
Originator Name: Open/Closed: Closed
Release: devOperating System: Any

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Tue 19 Mar 2013 10:15:07 PM UTC, comment #2:

Works for me. Closing report.

Rik <rik5>
Project Administrator
Tue 19 Mar 2013 10:04:56 PM UTC, comment #1:

I checked in the following change:


John W. Eaton <jwe>
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Tue 19 Mar 2013 05:30:48 PM UTC, original submission:

The following code should define a, b, and c. Instead, the line immediately after a comment is ignored (treated as part of the comment). This is a regression from the current stable parser (3.6.4).

Sample Code:

The code works correctly if the commands are put in a file and the file is sourced, so this is only about comments typed in on the command line (such as with copy and paste of a chunk of code).

Rik <rik5>
Project Administrator


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