Bug 61317 - gawk is too fuzyy with --non-decimal-data
gawk is too fuzyy with --non-decimal-data
Status: CLOSED RAWHIDE
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: gawk (Show other bugs)
7.3
All Linux
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Assigned To: Florian La Roche
Brock Organ
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Reported: 2002-03-17 12:46 EST by Ulrich Drepper
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:40 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2002-03-17 12:46:59 EST
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Patch to treat 0x as text (360 bytes, patch)
2002-03-17 12:46 EST, Ulrich Drepper
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Description Ulrich Drepper 2002-03-17 12:46:10 EST
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Description of problem:
If the --non-decimal-data option is used and gawk sees "0x" in the input it
flags an error.

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How reproducible:
Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1.echo "0x" | gawk-3.1.0 --non-decimal-data '{print 0+$1}'
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3.
	

Actual Results:  gawk-3.1.0: builtin.c:2281: nondec2awknum: Assertion `len > 2'
failed.
Aborted


Expected Results:  "0x" should be treated like text.

Additional info:

I'll attach a patch soon which is similar to what will be in the next official
version of gawk.
Comment 1 Ulrich Drepper 2002-03-17 12:46:55 EST
Created attachment 48805 [details]
Patch to treat 0x as text
Comment 2 Florian La Roche 2002-03-17 13:02:12 EST
Patch added to 3.0.4-4.

Thanks,

Florian La Roche

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