bugGNU Octave - Bugs: bug #38579, Nested multiline comments not...


bug #38579: Nested multiline comments not recognised correctly

Submitted by:  None
Submitted on:  Sun Mar 24 07:08:27 2013  
Category: InterpreterSeverity: 3 - Normal
Priority: 5 - NormalItem Group: Incorrect Result
Status: FixedAssigned to: None
Originator Name: John DonoghueOriginator Email: -unavailable-
Open/Closed: ClosedRelease: dev
Operating System: Any

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Sun Mar 24 17:25:36 2013, comment #2:

Thanks, I made this change and checked it in:


John W. Eaton <jwe>
Project Administrator
Sun Mar 24 14:48:47 2013, comment #1:

A slightly easier to follow example which illustrates the same thing.

Rik <rik5>
Project Administrator
Sun Mar 24 07:08:27 2013, original submission:

When encountering commands in a nested multiline comment, the lines after the first closed multiline comment are still run.

not run
not run
will run line
will run line

Faileds in dev version as release version 3.6.4 works correctly.



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file #27669:  38579_nexted_comment.patch added by None (482B - text/x-patch - Patch to lex.ll for nested multiline comments)


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    Follow 4 latest changes.

    Date Changed By Updated Field Previous Value => Replaced By
    Mon Mar 25 15:08:20 2013rik5StatusPatch Submitted=>Fixed
    Sun Mar 24 13:24:09 2013jordighStatusNone=>Patch Submitted
    Sun Mar 24 11:35:02 2013NoneAttached File-=>Added 38579_nexted_comment.patch, #27669

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