bugGNU Octave - Bugs: bug #38725, Empty javaclasspath returns...


bug #38725: Empty javaclasspath returns non-empty cell array

Submitted by:  Philip Nienhuis <philipnienhuis>
Submitted on:  Fri 12 Apr 2013 06:15:22 PM UTC  
Category:  Libraries Severity:  3 - Normal
Priority:  5 - Normal Item Group:  None
Status:  Fixed Assigned to:  None
Originator Name:  Philip Nienhuis Open/Closed:  Closed
Release:  dev Operating System:  Any

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Fri 21 Jun 2013 07:13:03 AM UTC, comment #2:

Yep works OK now (hadn't noticed in the mean time, sorry).


I'll close this one.

Philip Nienhuis <philipnienhuis>
Project Member
Thu 20 Jun 2013 11:45:50 PM UTC, comment #1:

This works fine for me with a recent tip.

Could you check again whether you are a non-empty cell array?

My system is a Linux system with java version 1.7.0_21 (OpenJDK Runtime Environment (IcedTea 2.3.9) (7u21-2.3.9-0ubuntu0.12.04.1)) in case it matters.

Rik <rik5>
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Fri 12 Apr 2013 06:15:22 PM UTC, original submission:

Using stable Octave and the Java package I get:

... while with the dev version I get:

Obviously it would be hard to check what ML does (as its javaclasspath is preloaded with order of 200 entries after startup).

Is there a reason that an empty javaclasspath now returns a non-empty cellstr array? (= with one empty cell)

I'd rather prefer the old behavior, i.e., returning a completely empty cellstr array.

I'll submit another (minor) bug with javaclasspath in an other bug tracker entry. I doubt if they are related, but you never know...

Philip Nienhuis <philipnienhuis>
Project Member


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    Date Changed by Updated Field Previous Value => Replaced by
    2013-06-21 philipnienhuis StatusWorks For Me => Fixed
        Open/ClosedOpen => Closed
    2013-06-20 rik5 Dependencies- => bugs #38726 is dependent
    2013-06-20 rik5 StatusNone => Works For Me

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