[Developers] Re: CoordBase bug: domainsize == "spacing" ==> zero_origin_z is backwards

Jonathan Thornburg jthorn at aei.mpg.de
Fri Apr 1 13:23:20 CST 2005


In a recent E-mail to this mailing list, I wrote
> I've found what appears to be a serious bug in CactusBase/CoordBase:
> if  domainsize = "spacing" , then  zero_origin_z  is interpreted
> backwards.
> Does anyone object to me fixing this bug in the obvious way
> (= apply the attached patch).  If noone objects in the next week,
> I'll go ahead and fix it.

Just in case anyone is wondering...

Despite today's date being 01.April, my previous message was *not* an
April Fool's joke -- it described what I believe to be a genuine bug.


-- Jonathan Thornburg <jthorn at aei.mpg.de>
    Max-Planck-Institut fuer Gravitationsphysik (Albert-Einstein-Institut),
    Golm, Germany, "Old Europe"     http://www.aei.mpg.de/~jthorn/home.html
    "Washing one's hands of the conflict between the powerful and the
     powerless means to side with the powerful, not to be neutral."
                                       -- quote by Freire / poster by Oxfam

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