FYI: Octave abruptly fails to run gplot

classic Classic list List threaded Threaded
1 message Options
Reply | Threaded
Open this post in threaded view
|

FYI: Octave abruptly fails to run gplot

William D Kirby
For information only

I discovered an interesting problem. Octave v2.0.13 worked fine a number
of times while debugging some m-files that performed plotting with
gnuplot, then it began to crash everytime it hit the gplot command.

The error message reported something like STATUS_ACCESS_VIOLATED, and a
segmentation problem. After much frustration I discovered the tmp
directory was filled with unused plot data files left by a number of
the previous failed runs. Deleting them cleared up the problem.

Bill



--
William D. Kirby             Voice: (703) 273-0005
Consultant                   Email: [hidden email]
3527 Cornell Road
Fairfax, VA 22030-1813