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bug #38551: Save function case sensitivity is faulty

Submitted by:  None
Submitted on:  Tue 19 Mar 2013 07:20:36 PM UTC  
Category: InterpreterSeverity: 3 - Normal
Priority: 5 - NormalItem Group: Incorrect Result
Status: InvalidAssigned to: None
Originator Name: MariuszOriginator Email: -unavailable-
Open/Closed: ClosedRelease: 3.6.3
Operating System: Mac OS

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Tue 19 Mar 2013 07:24:18 PM UTC, comment #1:

I'm not sure how is this an Octave bug. Your filesystem is case-insensitive. What should Octave do instead?

Jordi GutiƩrrez Hermoso <jordigh>
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Tue 19 Mar 2013 07:20:36 PM UTC, original submission:

>> octave -q

save("a.mat", "a");

>> ls


>> cat A.mat

# Created by Octave 3.6.3, Tue Mar 19 15:17:19 2013 EDT .........
# name: a
# type: scalar



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    Date Changed By Updated Field Previous Value => Replaced By
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