[Rd] bug in windows GUI/script editor (PR#8288)

Duncan Mackay Duncan.Mackay at flinders.edu.au
Thu Nov 10 00:16:14 CET 2005

Here's how I can reproduce this bug, running under MDI under WinXP

1) start Rgui
2) open a script window using File>New script
3) click back in the console window and open a help window (e.g. by typing
"?merge") in the console window
4) click in the close box of the help window
5) click in the close box of the script window (which was visible even
though the script window was largely behind the console window)
6) click on the File menu ..........CRASH!!! "R for Windows GUI front-end
has encountered a problem and needs to close.  We are sorry for the


> version
platform i386-pc-mingw32
arch     i386           
os       mingw32        
system   i386, mingw32  
major    2              
minor    2.0            
year     2005           
month    10             
day      06             
svn rev  35749          
language R  

Dr. Duncan Mackay
School of Biological Sciences
Flinders University
GPO Box 2100
S.A.    5001

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