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Re: Re: X-FrontEnd crashes upon certain keystrokes
:Yes we had a lot of trouble with the Mathematica Front End on the SGI. :We made some progress by working closely with Victoria Bush from WRI. :Wolfram has to do a lot more to have a X- front end that is similiar to :the Mac Front End. I've run into a different bug in the sgi/x front end. Various control characters accidentally typed ( ^x say ) do not crash, or show up on the screen display - but they do get sent to the kernal resulting in the most bizarre errors. I spent a whole day debugging a simple notebook...finally a save-as-text showed these unintentional control codes burried in the input..sigh.