[Gretl-devel] Strange behavior executing function package w/o dataset

Sven Schreiber svetosch at gmx.net
Wed Jul 1 07:32:23 EDT 2015


Am 19.06.2015 um 11:38 schrieb Sven Schreiber:
> Am 19.06.2015 um 10:57 schrieb Allin Cottrell:

>>
>> The behavior of opening the sample script in response to "Execute" when
>> a package requires data that are not in place is relatively new; we used
>> to present the message you mention. Perhaps we should present a dialog
>> that contains that message but offers the option of opening the sample
>> script?
>
> Personally I think that would be good, yes.

It just happened to me again, and I had to look up this thread to 
remember the solution (no dataset in place) why the package seemingly 
"didn't work". So even though my own memory is to blame, yes I find this 
very confusing.

Should it be entered in the bug tracker?

thanks,
sven


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