Re: [Rd] Question on the R's C stack limit

From: Simon Urbanek <>
Date: Fri, 01 Jun 2007 08:59:56 -0400

On Jun 1, 2007, at 5:44 AM, Ev Whin wrote:

> Dear r-devel members,
> I encountered a C stack limit issue, when I tried to embed R
> 2.5 into my
> application.

If you are embedding R, you can change or disable the stack limit by setting R_CStackLimit appropriately. There is no need to change the R source code.


> In the R-exts document, it says:"Note that R's own front ends
> use a stack size of 10Mb". I desire to know: is it possible to
> decrease this
> stack size
> by modifying R's source code? If it's possible, which part of the
> source
> code is responsible for the issue?
> Thank you all.
> mailing list Received on Fri 01 Jun 2007 - 13:12:34 GMT

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