Bug 15314 - file.show called on a directory causes a crash
Summary: file.show called on a directory causes a crash
Status: NEW
Alias: None
Product: R
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Mac GUI / Mac specific (show other bugs)
Version: R 3.0.0
Hardware: x86_64/x64/amd64 (64-bit) Mac OS X v10.8
: P5 normal
Assignee: Simon Urbanek
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Reported: 2013-05-17 02:52 UTC by Ricardo Saporta
Modified: 2013-05-17 02:52 UTC (History)
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Description Ricardo Saporta 2013-05-17 02:52:23 UTC
I mistakingly called `file.show(x)` where x was a directory and not a file, which in turn caused R to crash. 

I then tested  file.show('~') which gives the same crash. 

I get this crash on 3.0 and on 2.15.3, both running on Mac OS X.