Description of problem:
octave crashes if typed "clear all"
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
2. clear all
panic: Segmentation fault -- stopping myself...
attempting to save variables to `octave-core'...
save to `octave-core' complete
clear all as matlab would do
This is blocker for large projects which are migrating from matlab to octave.
Created attachment 357416 [details]
dumped filed created when crashed
Do you also have octave-forge installed? There's a good chance this is a dupe of bug #448467. There are two particular SWIG-built packages that can cause this.
Yep, I can duplicate this if octave-forge is installed and it goes away if octave-forge is removed.
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 448467 ***