[REBOL] Re: Trace function
From: volker nitsch:crosswinds at: 21-Jun-2001 13:08
RE: [REBOL] Re: Trace function
> [g--santilli--tiscalinet--it] writes:
> > I think I used TRACE 5 to 10 times at most since I use REBOL, and
> > mainly to trace what PARSE was doing.
> > PROBE is more than enough for debugging IMHO. You don't have all
> > that useless output, and are immediately able to see what's going
> > on.
> Hi Gabriele,
> I suspect the lack of response to my request indicates just how few of us
> ever go near Trace after the first encounter. I'm sure we've all got our
> little toolkit of debugging toys. The simplest one I have is in my USER.R....
> debugprint: :print
> .....so I can search code later for all Print statements that exist only for
> I think it is a shame that Rebol does not have a better set of debugging
> Perhaps we could open this thread out....Anyone else got little scripts or
> tricks they use for debugging that they'd like to share?
>> ???: func ['word value] [ print [mold :word " : " mold :value] word :value]
>> ??? one-value: 5 ??? another-value: 7 ??? sum: one-value + another-value
one-value: : 5
another-value: : 7
sum: : 12