[Rd] Spurious output like <environment: namespace:base> in R-devel

Douglas Bates dmbates at gmail.com
Wed Jul 13 00:59:26 CEST 2005

On 7/12/05, Duncan Temple Lang <duncan at wald.ucdavis.edu> wrote:
> Hi Doug.
>   I noticed this also after the recent change to the
> code to handle missing PACKAGE arguments for
> .C/.Call/.Fortran routines.
>   There is a line in the dotcode.c (1510) that
> has a call to Rf_PrintValue(env)  and that is
> what is causing it.
>     I haven't had a chance to get to this for the last week or so but
> am doing so now.

Thanks Duncan.  In my code it turns out that the two .Call calls that
were producing the spurious output did not have PACKAGE = "Matrix".
Once I fixed that I no longer got the spurious output.

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