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bug #56973: display of string/char objects using quotes

Submitted by:  Colin Macdonald <cbm>
Submitted on:  Mon 30 Sep 2019 06:54:51 PM UTC  
Category:  Interpreter Severity:  3 - Normal
Priority:  5 - Normal Item Group:  Matlab Compatibility
Status:  Duplicate Assigned to:  None
Originator Name:  Open/Closed:  Closed
Release:  dev Operating System:  Any

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Fri 21 May 2021 06:57:14 AM UTC, comment #1: 

This is a duplicate of bug #53469.

Closing report.

Markus M├╝tzel <mmuetzel>
Project Member
Mon 30 Sep 2019 06:54:51 PM UTC, original submission:  

Sometime between R2015 and R2018b, Matlab starting printing strings and char arrays with quotes:

>> c = 'hello'

c =


>> s = "hello"

s =


>> disp(c)
>> disp(s)

Note "disp" still behaves the same.  I think I like this change.  Should we do it as well?

Colin Macdonald <cbm>


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