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Re: plot problem with 3.2.3 on Windows

From: Bart Vandewoestyne
Subject: Re: plot problem with 3.2.3 on Windows
Date: Thu, 10 Dec 2009 19:14:19 +0000

>----- Oorspronkelijk bericht -----
: John W. Eaton [mailto:address@hidden
: donderdag
, december
 10, 2009 08:24 AM
: 'Benjamin Lindner'
: 'Bart Vandewoestyne', address@hidden
: Re: plot problem with 3.2.3 on Windows
>On 10-Dec-2009, Benjamin Lindner wrote:
>| > A student of mine working with Octave 3.2.3 on Windows (that's all i know)
>| > reported to me that he wasn't able to plot, and if he tried 'help plot' he
>| > got the following error message:
>| > 
>| > octave-3.2.3.exe:2:C:\Octave\3.2.3_gcc-4.4.0\bin
>| > > > help plot
>| > error: invalid use of script in index expression
>This kind of error usually means that you have a script .m file in the
>path that is being used instead of a function or variable somehow.
>Since a script can't produce a value, it can't be used as an index to
>another variable or an argument in a function call.
>| > error:   C:\Octave\3.2.3_gcc-4.4.0\share\octave\3.2.3\m\strings\strsplit.m
>| > at li
>| > ne 49, column 13
>Looking at this line, it's not obvious to me how this error could

For the record: my student just emailed me that he reinstalled Octave and that 
everything is working fine now.  Windows magic... ;-)

Kind regards,

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