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bug#28850: 26.0.90; Error running timer 'jit-lock-stealth-fontify': (err
bug#28850: 26.0.90; Error running timer 'jit-lock-stealth-fontify': (error "Invalid search bound (wrong side of point)")
Tue, 30 Apr 2019 18:26:26 +0300
> From: "Basil L. Contovounesios" <address@hidden>
> Cc: Eli Zaretskii <address@hidden>, <address@hidden>
> Date: Tue, 30 Apr 2019 13:57:16 +0100
> Alan Mackenzie <address@hidden> writes:
> > The cause of this is a (search-forward-regexp <regexp> limit t) in a loop,
> > where
> > the code fails to check (< (point) limit) at the start. In textprop.c in
> > master, it so happens that the last successful iteration of the loop
> > leaves point beyond limit. So we get the exception.
> > This is easy to correct, but first I'm going to check for all the other
> > places where the same mistake occurs. Expect a patch soon!
> How exciting! Thanks for looking into this so quickly.
FWIW, I think I see something similar in Emacs 26.2, I will try to
catch it one of these days.