100% reproducible crashes and hangs using WLP
Author: drawal
Creation Date: 3/3/2009 8:19 PM
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I have a strategy that does one of 2 things:
1. Crashes WLP or...
2. Pegs the CPU at 100% (I end up having to reboot)

It is a very simple moving average crossover strategy that uses the VIX and volatility indicators. I've set the data range to 2 weeks, so it's not a lot of data either

Any clues as to what might be going on?
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Any clues as to what might be going on?

In all seriousness, unless you post the script nobody is going to be able to figure out where the bug is.
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C# gives enough rope to shoot yourself in the foot - even with a short script badly designed. So Dave is right - we need to see the code at a bare minimum:

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The 100% CPU peg sounds like you may have an infinite loop in your script.

Beware of your for loop conditional and increment statement.
Consider re-writing each for/while loop statement from scratch, since reading them over one can easily miss simple errors.
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