Max recursion level (500) exceeded.

Kris Kennaway kris at
Tue Mar 15 15:03:58 PST 2005

On Tue, Mar 15, 2005 at 05:58:57PM -0500, Lowell Gilbert wrote:

> > > I get it on "make clean" for editors/openoffice-1.1, but I haven't
> > > managed to track the problem down.  With an empty environment and an
> > > empty make.conf.  But that takes so long to build anyway that I don't
> > > really care very much...
> > 
> > Let us know if/when you study it in more detail knowing the above
> > probable cause :-)
> I knew the "usual cause."  That's why I tried it with an empty
> make.conf and a minimal environment, under various shells.  And a
> simple "make conf" still goes into spasms of recursion.  

It doesn't for me, so you'll still need to debug this some more on
your own or at least post some details.


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