need help checking for stack overflow in Win32

Robin Becker robin at jessikat.demon.co.uk
Wed Jun 2 11:12:25 CEST 1999


In article <7j1pcc$256$1 at m2.c2.telstra-mm.net.au>, Mark Hammond
<MHammond at skippinet.com.au> writes
>Actually, I was about to post this yesterday, and to prove my point I wrote:
>
>def die():
>    die()
>
>Expecting to see the crash.  I was then going to go into a rant about how
>win32api.Apply would actually let you catch this (and any other Win32)
>exception as a temporary solution.
>
>But it worked correctly - ie, Python raised a RuntimeError: Max Recursion.
>
...
I just tried this with my bog standard 1.5.2 under win95 osr2 and it
faults to the system. Strange :)
-- 
Robin Becker




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