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Bug 563

Summary: Eigen crash for SparseMatrix when using conservativeResize and block expressions
Product: Eigen Reporter: Clemens Hofreither <clemens.hofreither>
Component: SparseAssignee: Nobody <eigen.nobody>
Severity: Unknown CC: desire.nuentsa_wakam, gael.guennebaud
Priority: Normal    
Version: 3.2   
Hardware: All   
OS: All   
Bug Depends on:    
Bug Blocks: 387    

Description Clemens Hofreither 2013-03-09 12:44:29 UTC
The following code segfaults on the latest Eigen development branch:


#include <Eigen/Sparse>

using namespace Eigen;

int main()
    SparseMatrix<double> A(3, 3);
    for (int i = 0; i < 3; ++i)
        A.insert(i,i) = 1.0;

    A.conservativeResize(3, 4);

    A.col(3) = A.col(2);


I understand this is still beta-level functionality, so take this bug report as you will.
Comment 1 Desire NUENTSA 2013-03-11 19:23:51 UTC
The matrix A is in uncompressed mode.
Sparse block methods do not support it at this time. 
We have put an assert to check it
changeset:   0eba9a2cc801
user:        dnuentsa
date:        2013-03-11 19:21:18
summary:     Bug 563 : Sparse block assignments should be called on compressed matrices. Uncompressed matrices will be supported later
affected #:  1 file
Comment 2 Gael Guennebaud 2013-04-12 13:20:59 UTC
Changeset:   39da5830a0a0
User:        ggael
Date:        2013-04-12 13:20:13
Summary:     Fix bug 563: assignement to Block<SparseMatrix> is now allowed on non-compressed matrices
Comment 3 Nobody 2019-12-04 12:08:34 UTC
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