Bug ... in Erlang

Tony Rogvall <>
Tue Jun 17 15:45:57 CEST 2003


On Tue, 2003-06-17 at 14:20, Kent Boortz wrote:
> Joe Armstrong <> writes:
> >  Try typing the following:
> > 
> > 	> 1.0e309.
> > 
> >  Is this a bug?
> 
> You mean
> 
>   Eshell V5.2.3.6  (abort with ^G)
>   1> 1.0e309.
>   ** 1: illegal float **
>   1> 
> 
No I guess joe meant (R9B-1 on linux)

Eshell V5.2.3.3  (abort with ^G)
1> 1.0e309.



(Nothing :-()

I looks like the shell dies without a catch!


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Tony Rogvall <>
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