Re: [Rd] data.entry(), de() fail in FC6-x86_64

From: Peter Dalgaard <p.dalgaard_at_biostat.ku.dk>
Date: Fri 03 Nov 2006 - 15:12:17 GMT

Juan Santiago Ramseyer <juan_sr@uol.com.br> writes:

> Buffer overflow detect in FC6-x86_64, see down.
>
> Juan.

Yes, this has been reported before and is fixed in R-patched. A workaround is not to use an UTF8 based locale. Someone might file a bug report against FC6 so that they might possibly decide to update the RPM with the relevant patch. Otherwise, build the patched version or wait for 2.4.1.

> Loading Tcl/Tk interface ... done
> [Área de trabalho anterior carregada]
>
> > if(!exists("baseenv", mode="function")) baseenv <- function() NULL
> options(STERM='iESS', editor='emacsclient')
> > >

> >
> > c <- c(1,2,3,4)
> > de(c)
> *** buffer overflow detected ***: /usr/lib64/R/bin/exec/R terminated
....

Or, fix(airquality) suffices to reproduce this.

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