ed-0.6

Ag. D. Hatzimanikas a.hatzim at gmail.com
Wed Jul 4 23:13:39 PDT 2007


On Wed, Jul 04, at 11:20 Bruce Dubbs wrote:
> 
> `./ed </dev/null` no longer hangs
> 
> The patch is no longer required.
> 
> I see no reason not to upgrade.
>

In 0.6 there is another infinite loop (reported by Karsten Hopp),
which occurs when you search backwards in the buffer.

http://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/bug-ed/2007-07/msg00000.html

There is a pre-release with the fix, but if you can't wait for 0.7,
you can find a patch that fixes the bug (I verified it), in that same
thread.

http://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/bug-ed/2007-07/msg00002.html



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