Windows Stack Size

Jim Rudnicki jdrudnicki at
Tue Jun 1 04:08:48 CEST 1999

> What is the C stack size for the Win 32 Python interpreter?  (I am
> assuming
> that it is a fixed stack size).
The default stack in Win32 is a 1 Meg reserved block.  It is allocated and
locked as used.  My memory (Advanced Windows, Richter ) is that the stack
can grow past that point.  Why not.  But, if you are blowing a 1 meg
stack....well, I would guess time to redesign.


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