On Thu, 26 Jan 2012, Henrique Andrade wrote:
Em 26 de janeiro de 2012 Jack escreveu:
On Thu, 26 Jan 2012, Allin Cottrell wrote:
> The rigorous way to fix the inconsistency would be to insist
>> on '.' as the decimal character in _all_ input contexts.
>> Perhaps we should consider that option.
> My vote goes to this one.
I have a suggestion that, in my humble opinion, could at least partially
help to finish this issue: What do you think about the inclusion of warning
messages in the GUI context when the user tries to use commas instead of
I think that's a good idea. If we can isolate the specific error
when "genr" comes across an unexpected comma and print a suitable
informative message, instead of just "syntax error", that would help