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Infinite Loops. Add compilation warnings

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Hello,


You really should implement a process during compilation that detects and warns about infinit loops(ex: a function calling itself, a "bad" IF flow).  A simple distraction can easily create an Infinite loop that will shut down an entire environment.



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Created on 15 Jul 2015
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Duplicate of:

http://www.outsystems.com/ideas/2027/warning-on-infinite-loop

Which is itself a duplicate.

J.Ja
infinite loop of ideas? :)

hahahaa good J. 

Just fowarding the Leo recent comment about this: 

"Well... detection of infinite loops is not attempted by any programming language. And for a good reason - it's an undecidable problem in computation theory. This means that it's an impossible task for any given computer."

So I think to detect a function calling itself or a "bad" IF flow is not so simple as it seems... 

Changed the category to 1CP


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