[etoys-dev] Control-C causing lockup

Bert Freudenberg bert at freudenbergs.de
Wed Sep 30 08:31:54 EDT 2009

On 30.09.2009, at 12:07, Bert Freudenberg wrote:
>> At Wed, 30 Sep 2009 15:49:00 +1300,
>> Simon Guest wrote:
>>> Hi EToy-dev people,
>>> I've found an annoying bug introduced in Etoys 4.0 dev somewhere  
>>> between
>>> update 2192 and 2325, which causes control-C to give a hard lockup.
>>> I reported it on the bug tracker,
>>> http://tracker.squeakland.org/browse/SQ-484
>>> Is that enough?  Or should I also raise it here?  (Like this ;-)

The tracker would have been enough. People *really* interested in  
development subscribe to


and will see the report immediately.

OTOH I don't mind if you report here as well :) Sometimes the ensuing  
discussion is enlightening.

> No, the hard lockup was caused by an endless recursion.  
> ExtendedClipboardUnixInterface unexpectedly dispatched back to  
> Clipboard which dispatched back etc. The Mac interface does not do  
> such sillyness ;) I'll fix it shortly.

Fixed by 2326pasteFixUnix-bf

I've re-uploaded the ToGo-RC2 release candidate, it should not affect  
other platforms.

- Bert -

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