Recursion limit

Mark Waddingham mark at
Tue Jul 4 09:20:48 CEST 2017

On 2017-07-04 09:05, Richmond Mathewson via use-livecode wrote:
> "the handler: revIDEStackNameIsIDEStack
> has reached the recursion limit of: 400000.
> Execution will be terminated to prevent hang"
> OK, OK, hanging is a type of execution.
> This is "all very charming" but I want the script to
> go on "crawling up its own bottom" considerably
> longer than that . . .
> Does anyone know how to circumvent
> this limit?

You can't circumvent but you can configure the limit - take a look at 
'the recursionLimit' property.

Warmest Regards,


Mark Waddingham ~ mark at ~
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