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Bug 4134 - TCLEval error when saving preferences
Summary: TCLEval error when saving preferences
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: exmh
Version: 6.0
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Michael K. Johnson
QA Contact:
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 1999-07-21 12:51 UTC by David Lawrence
Modified: 2008-05-01 15:37 UTC (History)
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Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 1999-09-25 04:05:14 UTC

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Description Derek Tattersall 1999-07-21 12:51:41 UTC
Date: Mon, 19 Jul 1999 22:36:01 -0400
From: Derek Tattersall <>
Subject: error exmh 2.0.2

Mon Jul 19 22:36:01 EDT 1999
tatters got an error
Exmh version 2.0.2
TK version 8.0.4
TCL version 8.0.4
Linux 2.2.5-15 #2 Fri May 14 19:10:16
EDT 1999 i586

error while autoloading "HMinit_win": too many nested calls
to Tcl_EvalObj
(infinite loop?)
    while executing
"HMinit_win $win"
    (procedure "HtmlWindow" line 32)
    invoked from within
"HtmlWindow .html"
    (procedure "Html_Window" line 3)
    invoked from within
"Html_Window file:$file"
    (procedure "Help" line 16)
    invoked from within
    invoked from within
" invoke active"
    ("uplevel" body line 1)
    invoked from within
"uplevel #0 [list $w invoke active]"
    (procedure "tkMenuInvoke" line 29)
    invoked from within
"tkMenuInvoke 1"
    (command bound to event)

Comment 1 Michael K. Johnson 1999-09-20 15:35:59 UTC
dlt reports that this happens the first time after upgrading to
exmh-2.0.2-7, and at no other time.

Comment 2 Michael K. Johnson 1999-09-20 15:42:59 UTC
Please test exmh-2.0.3 (will be in next RawHide)

Comment 3 Michael K. Johnson 1999-09-25 04:05:59 UTC
dlt reports fixed in 2.0.3

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