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The following bugs must be fixed prior to release.
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The following bugs must be fixed prior to the next release.  See also the [[Roadmap]] .
  
 
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Bugs with severity >= 4
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== Bugs marked Configuration and Build System ==
  
* Owner:??? [https://savannah.gnu.org/bugs/index.php?39586  #39586] Assertion failure with profexplore valid use: Assertion `fcn_id == fcn' failed.
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* Owner: ??? {{bug|40273}} 'sed' is used even if a different value for 'SED' is specified during configure
* Owner:??? [https://savannah.gnu.org/bugs/index.php?39524  #39524] m-file profiler returning inaccurate first line
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* Owner: ??? {{bug|40252}} Make GUI compatible with both Qt4 and Qt5
* Owner:??? [https://savannah.gnu.org/bugs/index.php?39243  #39243] patch {x,y,z,c}data properties are not independent
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* Owner: ??? {{bug|40111}} Support runtime selection of Java version on Linux and Unix systems
* Owner:??? [https://savannah.gnu.org/bugs/index.php?37927  #37927] set (gcf, "parent", gcf) -> seg-fault
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* Owner: ??? {{bug|39856}} Cannot compile an Oct-File in Windows 7 64 or Vista 64 oct file
* Owner:??? [https://savannah.gnu.org/bugs/index.php?33304  #33304] power operator precedence and direction
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* Owner: ??? {{bug|39446}} MXE-Octave: LAPACK build mixes MinGW and MSVC
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* Owner: ??? {{bug|38776}} Tests in private functions cannot be tested directly
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* WON'T FIX FOR 3.8 <strike> Owner: ??? {{bug|36943}} documentation not built without gnuplot </strike>
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* WON'T FIX FOR 3.8 <strike> Owner: ??? {{bug|36524}} Upgrade defun macro to accept non-double-quoted string for DOCSTRING </strike>
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* Owner: ??? {{bug|36477}} use XDG dirs instead of HOME
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* Owner: ??? {{bug|34301}} Can't compile oct files using gcc -fvisibility=hidden option
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* Owner: ??? {{bug|34169}} Support -f compiler flags in mkoctfile
  
Bugs marked as regressions
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== Bugs with severity >= 4 ==
  
* Owner:??? [https://savannah.gnu.org/bugs/index.php?39925  #39925 imagesc crash Plotting with OpenGL
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* Owner:??? {{bug|40545}} Opening preferences causes the GUI to hang forever on OSX 10.9
* Owner:??? [https://savannah.gnu.org/bugs/index.php?39524  #39524 m-file profiler returning inaccurate first line
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* Owner:??? {{bug|40498}} opening or saving files crashes the GUI on OSX
* Owner:??? [https://savannah.gnu.org/bugs/index.php?38236  #38236 invoking script in demo block to define variables causes errors
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* WON'T FIX for 3.8 <strike> Owner:??? {{bug|40242}} FLTK + GUI = crash on MacOSX </strike>
* Owner:??? [https://savannah.gnu.org/bugs/index.php?37672  #37672 GUI doesn't react to CTRL+C
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* Owner:jwe {{bug|37672}} GUI doesn't react to CTRL+C
* Owner:??? [https://savannah.gnu.org/bugs/index.php?37410  #37410 image.m has a wrong check for linearly-spaced x and y
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* Owner:??? [https://savannah.gnu.org/bugs/index.php?31287  #31287 Certain assignments of empty arrays give errors (Matlab incompatibility)
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== Bugs marked as regressions ==
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* Owner:??? {{bug|40333}} print with legend modifies axis position (Not fixed, but temporary workaround in place for generation of images for 3.8.0 manual)
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* Owner:??? {{bug|38236}} invoking script in demo block to define variables causes errors
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* Owner:jwe {{bug|31287}} Certain assignments of empty arrays give errors (Matlab incompatibility)
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== Bugs marked as Crash ==
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It would be nice to fix these, but they don't require resolution before the release.
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* Owner:??? {{bug|40121}} Using dbquit from within a callback causes a segfault
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* Owner:??? {{bug|40044}} *** glibc detected *** gnuplot: double free or corruption (fasttop): 0x08d72878 ***
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* Owner:??? {{bug|38584}} setting linestyle to "none" for fill object causes error (gnuplot)
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* Owner:??? {{bug|38305}} file dialog causes crash
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* Owner:??? {{bug|38280}} imfinfo() crashes on 64 bit, but not 32 bit builds
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* Owner:??? {{bug|37205}} running JIT tests with valgrind: possible memory issues and segfault
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* Owner:??? {{bug|36067}} bug in exist() when checking for a faulty mex/oct file
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[[Category:Releases]]

Latest revision as of 09:08, 1 February 2015

The following bugs must be fixed prior to the next release. See also the Roadmap .

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Bugs marked Configuration and Build System[edit]

  • Owner: ??? #40273 'sed' is used even if a different value for 'SED' is specified during configure
  • Owner: ??? #40252 Make GUI compatible with both Qt4 and Qt5
  • Owner: ??? #40111 Support runtime selection of Java version on Linux and Unix systems
  • Owner: ??? #39856 Cannot compile an Oct-File in Windows 7 64 or Vista 64 oct file
  • Owner: ??? #39446 MXE-Octave: LAPACK build mixes MinGW and MSVC
  • Owner: ??? #38776 Tests in private functions cannot be tested directly
  • WON'T FIX FOR 3.8 Owner: ??? #36943 documentation not built without gnuplot
  • WON'T FIX FOR 3.8 Owner: ??? #36524 Upgrade defun macro to accept non-double-quoted string for DOCSTRING
  • Owner: ??? #36477 use XDG dirs instead of HOME
  • Owner: ??? #34301 Can't compile oct files using gcc -fvisibility=hidden option
  • Owner: ??? #34169 Support -f compiler flags in mkoctfile

Bugs with severity >= 4[edit]

  • Owner:??? #40545 Opening preferences causes the GUI to hang forever on OSX 10.9
  • Owner:??? #40498 opening or saving files crashes the GUI on OSX
  • WON'T FIX for 3.8 Owner:??? #40242 FLTK + GUI = crash on MacOSX
  • Owner:jwe #37672 GUI doesn't react to CTRL+C

Bugs marked as regressions[edit]

  • Owner:??? #40333 print with legend modifies axis position (Not fixed, but temporary workaround in place for generation of images for 3.8.0 manual)
  • Owner:??? #38236 invoking script in demo block to define variables causes errors
  • Owner:jwe #31287 Certain assignments of empty arrays give errors (Matlab incompatibility)

Bugs marked as Crash[edit]

It would be nice to fix these, but they don't require resolution before the release.

  • Owner:??? #40121 Using dbquit from within a callback causes a segfault
  • Owner:??? #40044 *** glibc detected *** gnuplot: double free or corruption (fasttop): 0x08d72878 ***
  • Owner:??? #38584 setting linestyle to "none" for fill object causes error (gnuplot)
  • Owner:??? #38305 file dialog causes crash
  • Owner:??? #38280 imfinfo() crashes on 64 bit, but not 32 bit builds
  • Owner:??? #37205 running JIT tests with valgrind: possible memory issues and segfault
  • Owner:??? #36067 bug in exist() when checking for a faulty mex/oct file