[Rd] Segfault in foreign (PR#5049)

p.dalgaard at biostat.ku.dk p.dalgaard at biostat.ku.dk
Wed Nov 12 17:25:32 MET 2003

> library(foreign)
> lookup.xport(T)

Program received signal SIGSEGV, Segmentation fault.
0x4207a547 in strchr () from /lib/i686/libc.so.6

(1.8.0 on Linux)

This actually did bite one of our users. Not that he expected to be
able to pass a logical, but he accidentally defined 

  all <-function(path,land){....} 

and the next call to xtable struck him out cold.

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