Recursion limit

Richmond Mathewson richmondmathewson at
Tue Jul 4 09:24:24 CEST 2017


I'm listening to "the man" himself.

Thank you very much indeed.

I do hope you still find time to keep practicing the piano as a programmer
who also plays the piano does an awful lot to dispell the geek myth.

Best, Richmond.

On 7/4/17 10:20 am, Mark Waddingham via use-livecode wrote:
> 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.

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