Re: [Rd] R crashes when I open R files in R (PR#10402)

From: Duncan Murdoch <>
Date: Fri, 09 Nov 2007 15:08:44 -0500

On 11/9/2007 10:47 AM, Duncan Murdoch wrote:
> On 11/9/2007 10:31 AM, Jérôme Lemaître wrote:

>> Dear Duncan,
>> I thank you very much for your attention and I apologize for the few
>> information. Here is some more... I have made some tests and I think that I
>> have found the problem.
>> The thing is that R crashes when both of the followings happen:

> Thanks, I can reproduce it now. Looks as though we've got a buffer
> somewhere that's too short.
> I'll track it down and fix it.

Found and fixed. The title for the editor window allows for fewer characters than a long pathname; we were miscounting the available space and overrunning the buffer.

This should be fixed in tomorrow's build of R-patched.

Duncan Murdoch mailing list Received on Fri 09 Nov 2007 - 20:16:39 GMT

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