[Top][All Lists]

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: problem with this file

From: John Darrington
Subject: Re: problem with this file
Date: Sat, 25 Feb 2012 21:15:37 +0000
User-agent: Mutt/1.5.18 (2008-05-17)

[ CCing address@hidden ]

On Sat, Feb 25, 2012 at 09:47:28PM +0100, Harry Thijssen wrote:
     >     openSUSE box also doesn't have a problem. However on MSWindows, when 
     > type
     >     the quotation mark I get the Acute Accent which afterwards gives the
     >     problem. I could only enter the correct quotation mark when entering
     > it the
     >     Gnome way with Ctrl+Shft+U
     > What keyboard do you use?
     US-keyboard, but sometimes software changes it to a dutch keyboard  which
     is hardly used at all.

I wonder if the keyboard switching software is doing something wierd.  Do you 
find that
' gets mutated into ?? in other apps or just in psppire ?
     >      Thanks for the new show additions. I used them and see the Tempdir
     > has the
     >     PSSP temp dir added with /pspp.... instead of \pspp.... as expected 
     >     mswindows. But it seems to be used so I guess that is no problem.
     > However I
     >     see that not all tempdir's are removed. I thought I saw tempdir's 
     >     removed but couldn't reproduce this reliable. When testing this, none
     > of
     >     them were removed.
     > They should be removed when the program terminates.
     But they don't. Could it be that the / instead of the \ causes the

It could be.   This code comes from gnulib.  Maybe you could try hacking this 
  sprintf (tmpl, "%.*s/%.*sXXXXXX", (int) dlen, dir, (int) plen, pfx);
at the bottom of gl/tmpdir.c -- if that fixes the problem, then we'll have to 
send a 
patch to the gnulib maintainers.


PGP Public key ID: 1024D/2DE827B3 
fingerprint = 8797 A26D 0854 2EAB 0285  A290 8A67 719C 2DE8 27B3
See or any PGP keyserver for public key.

Attachment: signature.asc
Description: Digital signature

reply via email to

[Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread]