'Max recursion level (500) exceeded' error

Daniel O'Connor doconnor at gsoft.com.au
Mon May 1 07:44:30 UTC 2006

On Monday 01 May 2006 17:02, plasma wrote:
> I recently upgraded my emacs from editors/emacs to editors/emacs-devel,
> and put the following line in /etc/make.conf:
>   EMACS_PORT_NAME=  emacs22
> After that, the 'Max recursion level (500) exceeded.' error happened
> on every port I installed or upgraded.  If I commented that line out,
> then everything's fine.
> Shouldn't I put that line in make.conf?  Or there's a bug in port's
> makefile?

The former - that parameter is only for a port to set I think.

Daniel O'Connor software and network engineer
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