Max recursion level (500) exceeded.

Lee Harr missive at
Tue Mar 15 11:36:16 PST 2005

> > I am getting this error when cleaning in ports directories
> > (it seems perhaps only on ports involving python):
> >
> > make: Max recursion level (500) exceeded.: Resource temporarily 
> >
> >
> > It takes a very long time, but then portmanager or portupgrade
> > will continue on and the install or upgrade seems to work fine.
> >
> > Is this a known issue?
>Usually caused by setting an illegal option (usually USE_*) in the
>environment, make.conf or command-line.

The only one I have is

I grepped through ports/Mk and it is still mentioned there,
so I think it is still legal.

the env is clean and only make clean on the command-line.

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