[sf-perl] 100 levels deep in subroutine calls!

Loo, Peter # PHX Peter.Loo at source.wolterskluwer.com
Tue Jun 19 10:42:41 PDT 2007

Thank you all for your inputs.  I think from putting pieces together, I
do see a light.  If I offended anyone, I sincerely apologize.  I am
actually a very easy going person, however, my written communication
might need refinement.  Your comments and advises are well taken with
great appreciation.

-----Original Message-----
From: Josh Berkus [mailto:josh at agliodbs.com] 
Sent: Tuesday, June 19, 2007 10:33 AM
To: sanfrancisco-pm at pm.org
Cc: Loo, Peter # PHX
Subject: Re: [sf-perl] 100 levels deep in subroutine calls!


>   DB<19> c
> main::sub_exit(/usr/local/apps/common/devl/bin/GlobalRoutines.pm:551):
> 551:        print STDERR "***** sub_exit() begins. *****\n\n";
> 100 levels deep in subroutine calls!
> Is this strictly a Perl debug error message or is this a generic Perl 
> error message?

This is an error message.  You've somehow entered the land of inifinite
recursion.  It's possible that this is due to a DBI driver bug, but more
likely it's a bug in your own code.  Look for subroutines which call

Josh Berkus
PostgreSQL @ Sun
San Francisco

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