[Rd] eval(match.call()) (PR#9339)

harringt at stat.ubc.ca harringt at stat.ubc.ca
Fri Nov 3 20:49:20 CET 2006

Full_Name: Justin Harrington
Version: 2.4.0
OS: Fedora Core 6
Submission from: (NULL) (

When I type the (albeit stupid) command


R crashes with the following messages (truncated):

*** buffer overflow detected ***: /usr/lib/R/bin/exec/R terminated

The complete output is available at http://md.stat.ubc.ca/Routput.txt

For reference, here are the results from version:

platform       i686-redhat-linux-gnu
arch           i686
os             linux-gnu
system         i686, linux-gnu
major          2
minor          4.0
year           2006
month          10
day            03
svn rev        39566
language       R
version.string R version 2.4.0 (2006-10-03)

and my version of R was installed using yum from the fedora repositories.

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