Arrays, recursion and crashes?

David Bovill david at
Tue Aug 5 16:20:09 EDT 2008

Good idea. Im not part of the 3.0 beta programme - got a studio license. How
do I? I think I should be trying out the new array stuff as I will
definitely be using it for tree type structures.

2008/8/5 Trevor DeVore <lists at>

> On Aug 5, 2008, at 10:42 AM, David Bovill wrote:
>  Fixing the array keys to use simple numeric strings (hashes for now)
>> rather
>> than keys based on the names of controls fixes the crashes - so the
>> problem
>> is not with call-by-reference or recursion. I'll try different naming
>> schemse to see what sort of names create the crash - I assume it is some
>> sort of invisible char as there is nothing I can see in the names that
>> should cause a problem.
> David,
> Can you try your original code with the latest 3.0 beta and see if it still
> causes problems? There was a bug relating to recursive calls and arrays that
> was fixed in a recent build. The bug may have been related to using "do" as
> well but I don't remember the details and I don't have my notes with me. it
> might be worth a try.
> Regards,
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> Trevor DeVore
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