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Bugs: dmdiff


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Bugs


Bugs

Problem with percent sign (%) in strings

dmdiff will produce some bad results if any of the strings (comment, units, value) have a "%" in them; e.g. "90%ecf". The "%e" is getting parsed as string formatting.

The tool does not recognize differences in vector component ranges.

The tool does not report any difference in keywords if either input file as no keywords.


Bugs fixed in CIAO 4.14

The following is a list of bugs that were fixed in the CIAO 4.14 software release.

dmdiff does not recognize string lengths as being different as long as the strings themselves are the same.