bugGNU Octave - Bugs: bug #53565, clear -x and clearvars revisit


bug #53565: clear -x and clearvars revisit

Submitted by:  Ceral Paquet <octavebugs>
Submitted on:  Thu 05 Apr 2018 04:24:16 PM UTC  
Category:  Octave Function Severity:  3 - Normal
Priority:  5 - Normal Item Group:  Feature Request
Status:  Patch Submitted Assigned to:  None
Originator Name:  Open/Closed:  Open
Release:  4.2.1 Operating System:  GNU/Linux

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Fri 06 Apr 2018 06:28:05 PM UTC, comment #2:

So should we close bug #40095 as a duplicate of this now?

Mike Miller <mtmiller>
Project Administrator
Fri 06 Apr 2018 07:14:24 AM UTC, comment #1:

Oops, didn't post the "clear -x" issue.

If I understand correctly, the exclusive option (-x) should protect a1 so it isn't behaving correctly (or giving an error) when other arguments are supplied.

Ceral Paquet <octavebugs>
Thu 05 Apr 2018 04:24:16 PM UTC, original submission:

This is a reboot of bug #40095 which is not active. Please find attached a working version of clearvars and test cases.

Ceral Paquet <octavebugs>


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Attach Files:

Attached Files
file #43810:  clearvars.m added by octavebugs (3KiB - text/x-objcsrc)
file #43811:  test_clearvars.m added by octavebugs (1KiB - text/x-objcsrc)


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    Date Changed by Updated Field Previous Value => Replaced by
    2018-04-06 mtmiller CategoryNone => Octave Function
        Item GroupNone => Feature Request
        StatusNone => Patch Submitted
    2018-04-05 octavebugs Attached File- => Added clearvars.m, #43810
        Attached File- => Added test_clearvars.m, #43811

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