Igor Schein on Tue, 9 Mar 1999 10:21:31 -0500

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Re: pari-2.0.14 bugs

On Tue, Mar 09, 1999 at 12:23:30PM +0100, Karim BELABAS wrote:
> Igor Schein wrote:
> > 4) I discovered a weird completion bug on Linux and Cygwin.  When I
> > hit <TAB> to complete the 10 character long function
> > (e.g. vecextract(), bnfcertify() etc. ), it either adds '^y' character
> > in the and, or segfaults. 
> It seems many people can reproduce this after all; I still can't. From
> staring at the code, I guess the following patchlet might cure the symptoms
> (and possibly the illness also). [Completion proper is not broken, but an
> off-by-1 error when appending the parentheses]. Am I right ?
> Karim.

It seems to have fixed it for me.  Thanks a lot, Karim.  It was very
annoying, especially under CygWin, where a SEGV can freeze the system
and force a reboot.