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


bug #38579: Nested multiline comments not recognised correctly

Submitted by:  None
Submitted on:  Sun 24 Mar 2013 07:08:27 AM UTC  
Category:  Interpreter Severity:  3 - Normal
Priority:  5 - Normal Item Group:  Incorrect Result
Status:  Fixed Assigned to:  None
Originator Name:  John Donoghue Originator Email:  -email is unavailable-
Open/Closed:  Closed Release:  dev
Operating System:  Any

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Sun 24 Mar 2013 05:25:36 PM UTC, comment #2:

Thanks, I made this change and checked it in:


John W. Eaton <jwe>
Project Administrator
Sun 24 Mar 2013 02:48:47 PM UTC, comment #1:

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

Rik <rik5>
Project Administrator
Sun 24 Mar 2013 07:08:27 AM UTC, 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
    2013-03-25 rik5 StatusPatch Submitted => Fixed
        Open/ClosedOpen => Closed
    2013-03-24 jordigh StatusNone => Patch Submitted
    2013-03-24 None Attached File- => Added 38579_nexted_comment.patch, #27669

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