bugGNU Octave - Bugs: bug #39604, ocs: loading/unloading the package...


bug #39604: ocs: loading/unloading the package may clobber user variables

Submitted by:  Rafael Laboissiere <rlaboiss>
Submitted on:  Mon Jul 29 09:40:18 2013  
Category: Octave Forge PackageSeverity: 3 - Normal
Priority: 5 - NormalItem Group: Incorrect Result
Status: NoneAssigned to: None
Originator Name: Open/Closed: Open
Release: devOperating System: GNU/Linux

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Mon Jul 29 10:49:05 2013, comment #1:

thanks, I'll try to fix this in the next release.

Carlo de Falco <cdf>
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Mon Jul 29 09:40:18 2013, original submission:

The PKG_{ADD,DEL} scripts of the ocs package suffer from the same problem diagnosed for the geometry package (Bug #39392).

You might consider applying the same fix proposed in the discussion of Bug #39392, namely putting all the code in PKG_{ADD,DEL} inside "private" functions.

Rafael Laboissiere <rlaboiss>


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