stop


Name:
stop - raise a stop signal
Synopsis:
 
stop -> -

Desctiption:
stop causes the execution stack to be popped until an
enclosing stopped context is found. Effectively, the
stopped/stop combination equals the catch/throw pair of
C++.
stop/stopped is used to implement SLI's error handling
capabilities.
Notes: stop, stopped is PostScript compatible.
References:
The Red Book, sec. 3.10  
SeeAlso: Source:
/home/graber/work-nest/nest-git/nest-simulator/sli/slicontrol.cc