Octave plotting window becomes unresponsive

marco atzeri marco.atzeri@gmail.com
Mon Feb 25 19:43:00 GMT 2013

On 2/25/2013 2:03 PM, Achim Gratz wrote:
> If you've seen the earlier thread, I think I can excuse Emacs from being
> responsible for the hangup of the plot window.
> The issue happens in standalone Octave as well: whenever Octave terminal output
> gets tied up by the pager, the plot window becomes unresponsive.  Now, Emacs
> runs Octave through pipes and this is likely where things get knotty.  In this
> case somehow the thread that is responsible for managing the plotting window
> seems to get stopped or the pipe that feeds data into the window does hang.  I'm
> not sure how helpful this observation is in finding a remedy, but first I'd like
> to know if the current release version of Cygwin (I'm using the latest snapshot)
> shows the same behaviour.  Sorry, can't roll back the Cygwin DLL myself for at
> least a few days.
> Regards,
> Achim.


I have no problem on plotting with 3.6.4 on snapshot  1.7.18s(0.263/5/3) 

with both fltk and gnuplot

could you send me a test case ?


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