Re: Another bizarre phenomenon

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg51673] Re: Another bizarre phenomenon*From*: Steve Gray <stevebg at adelphia.net>*Date*: Fri, 29 Oct 2004 03:38:48 -0400 (EDT)*References*: <clndmc$o60$1@smc.vnet.net>*Sender*: owner-wri-mathgroup at wolfram.com

On Wed, 27 Oct 2004 06:02:52 +0000 (UTC), Steve Gray <stevebg at adelphia.net> wrote: >I replaced a 3-letter symbol with another 3-letter symbol, looking at >each search and replacement. All seemed ok. Then I tried to execute the >file and it went nuts. I somehow found that if I removed JUST ONE SPACE >between the Module list of local symbols in a function definition line, >and a comment on the same line, all was OK again. Wow. This happened >at least twice, identically. Any comments? > >Steve Gray Thanks for all your replies. I had no idea that an expensive, professional-level program would have such obvious bugs. The one about comments is far from the first one i've encountered. My respect for the program just went down a bunch and my caution just went down by the same amount. I will no longer assume that bugs are my fault. Steve Gray

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