Invalid read syntax

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Mar 15, 2015, 12:00:32 PM3/15/15

I'm just trying bbdb for the first time, and I tried using ASynK to population my BBDB file. When I run bbdb in Emacs and so a search, I get the following error:

bbdb-parse-records: Invalid read syntax: "#"

I manually removed all the occurrences of that character in my BBDB file and it seems to be working now. But I assume there is some way ASynK could escape those so that bbdb could handle them?

-- Brian

Sriram Karra

Mar 18, 2015, 2:49:07 PM3/18/15
It is not as simple as just ignoring that character. I am actually surprised that you were able to get it to work by just getting rid of the # !!

See this issue for an earlier discussion on this issue:

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