: The following expressions are working without errors with octave 1.1.1
: octave:1> implicit_str_to_num_ok =1
: implicit_str_to_num_ok = 1
: octave:2> b='hello'
: b = hello
: octave:3> b'
: error: octave_base_value::hermitian(): wrong type argument `string'
: error: evaluating unary operator `'' near line 3, column 1
: error: evaluating assignment expression near line 3, column 1
Please try the following patch. It will make Octave actually
transpose the string (no matter what the value of
implicit_str_to_num_ok). If you really want to convert it to numeric
ASCII values, you will have to use toascii now in addition to the