Bug 1651 - Cannot continue debugging after watching recursive/long running operation
Summary: Cannot continue debugging after watching recursive/long running operation
Alias: None
Product: Runtime
Classification: Mono
Component: Debugger ()
Version: unspecified
Hardware: PC Linux
: --- normal
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Bugzilla
Depends on:
Reported: 2011-10-23 13:27 UTC by Marek Safar
Modified: 2017-07-11 21:13 UTC (History)
4 users (show)

Is this bug a regression?: ---
Last known good build:

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Description Marek Safar 2011-10-23 13:27:06 UTC
using System;
using System.Collections.Generic;

class A
	public int Prop {
		get {
			return Prop;

class C
	public static void Main ()
		var a = new A ();
		Console.WriteLine ("a"); // Add a.Prop to Watch window, then add a breakpoint here. Hit F5, then try to continue
Comment 1 Rodrigo Kumpera 2017-07-11 21:13:02 UTC
We don't support stack overflows, the expected behavior is a crash.
Comment 2 Rodrigo Kumpera 2017-07-11 21:13:18 UTC
I mean, we don't support debugging stack overflows.