Re: performance in emacs displaying a huge thread

Subject: Re: performance in emacs displaying a huge thread

Date: Wed, 22 Sep 2021 11:25:26 +0300

To: Alan Schmitt, David Bremner, notmuch


From: Tomi Ollila

On Wed, Sep 22 2021, Alan Schmitt wrote:

> On 2021-09-21 21:27, Tomi Ollila <> writes:
>> I'd be interested to know if changing max-lisp-eval-depth to a larger value
>> made difference.
>> e.g (set max-lisp-eval-depth 1600)
> Thank you for the suggestion. I tried with 1600, and I get a different
> error (and the numbers are larger now).
> Debugger entered--Lisp error: (error "Variable binding depth exceeds
> max-specpdl-size")

Now it failed due to exceeding max-specpdl-size (which seems to be 1600
by default)

W/o knowing better I'd try (setq max-specpdl-size 3200) now...

(further tries could be enlarging the values discussed 10-fold...)


> Best,
> Alan
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