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From: Nick Dokos <ndokos@gmail.com>
To: emacs-orgmode@gnu.org
Subject: Re: Infinite recursion ?
Date: Tue, 22 Sep 2020 10:02:02 -0400	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <87lfh1ucyt.fsf@alphaville.usersys.redhat.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <SJ0PR03MB5615575A30D1270B4A825C5E9B3A0@SJ0PR03MB5615.namprd03.prod.outlook.com>

David Masterson <dsmasterson92630@outlook.com> writes:

> Haven't figured this out yet, but I seem to be hitting an "infinite
> recursion" bug that eventually dies when it runs out of memory.
>
> The scenario (so far) is trying to change an Org tag in the agenda
> (':'). The command gives me the tags that I then edit and save whereupon
> it sits in an infinite recursion until it hits a limit in Emacs. If I
> quit, the files seem to have been updated, but the Agenda isn't.  I'm
> still trying to figure out how to debug this.  Setting debug-on-quit was
> not consistent and didn't seem to have a large list of function calls
> (ie. the recursion).  Any ideas?
>
> This is Emacs 26.3 with Orgmode 9.4.  I'm also using Org-Super-Agenda
> from Melpa (20200310.1337).
>
> Side question that might be related: org-agenda started positioning
> itself at the end of the agenda rather than the beginning after building
> the agenda.  I don't think I changed something for this.  What could
> cause this?

What's the error message? Did you try setting `debug-on-eror'? Does that give
a more useful backtrace?

-- 
Nick

"There are only two hard problems in computer science: cache
invalidation, naming things, and off-by-one errors." -Martin Fowler



  parent reply	other threads:[~2020-09-22 14:04 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 6+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2020-09-21 22:19 David Masterson
2020-09-22  4:31 ` David Masterson
2020-09-22  8:50   ` Eric S Fraga
2020-09-22 14:02 ` Nick Dokos [this message]
2020-09-22 16:09   ` Nick Dokos
2020-09-23  1:08   ` David Masterson

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