# AscentCount -- an option for ascendIdeal

## Description

AscentCount is an option for ascendIdeal, that tells the function to return the number of steps it took before the ascent of the ideal stabilized.

## Functions with optional argument named AscentCount :

• "ascendIdeal(...,AscentCount=>...)" -- see ascendIdeal -- find the smallest ideal containing a given ideal which is compatible with a given Cartier linear map

## For the programmer

The object AscentCount is .