Buglet in reader/shell??

Daniel Néri <>
Mon Mar 18 18:01:05 CET 2002


Kostis Sagonas <> writes:

> On an x86 running Linux, reading the same float appears to result in
> some sort of an infinite loop.

I'm not sure if you were complaining about snapshots, but R8B works
fine for me here:

     $ uname -srm
     NetBSD 1.5.3_ALPHA i386
     $ erl
     Erlang (BEAM) emulator version 5.1 [source]

     Eshell V5.1  (abort with ^G)
     1> 3.14e+400.
     ** 1: illegal float **


Regards,
   --Daniel



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