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bug #54953: Possible to create uncloseable figures when using --no-gui-libs option

Submitted by:  Rik <rik5>
Submitted on:  Sun 04 Nov 2018 03:41:45 PM UTC  
Category:  Plotting Severity:  3 - Normal
Priority:  5 - Normal Item Group:  Regression
Status:  Confirmed Assigned to:  None
Originator Name:  Open/Closed:  Open
Release:  dev Operating System:  GNU/Linux

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Sun 04 Nov 2018 06:04:24 PM UTC, comment #1: 

Confirmed on afadaafd88a2. This is a regression since e80a87f65997, where I originally tested this and I was not able to reproduce.

Mike Miller <mtmiller>
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Sun 04 Nov 2018 03:41:45 PM UTC, original submission:  

Steps to reproduce:

1) Start octave with

./run-octave -f --no-gui-libs

2) then run

graphics_toolkit fltk
figure ('abc', 'def')        # this will throw an error from set()
findall (0)                  # this will make figure 1 visible
close (1)                    # this will not close the figure

The only way to get rid of the figure was to quit Octave.  This also happens when using the gnuplot toolkit.

Rik <rik5>
Project Administrator


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