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Re: disable debug-on-error in emacs -Q?

From: Stephen Leake
Subject: Re: disable debug-on-error in emacs -Q?
Date: Tue, 01 Dec 2015 10:54:34 -0600
User-agent: Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/24.5 (windows-nt)

Andreas Schwab <address@hidden> writes:

> Stephen Leake <address@hidden> writes:
>> But when I start emacs with -Q, it _always_ enters the debugger when the
>> error is signaled,
> Which version?  

I've tried Emacs 24.5 and emacs-25 branch, on Windows/MinGW64 and Debian
on VMWare/Windows.

> Where do you get the error? 

I'm testing with:

(+ "foo" 2)

evaluated in the scratch buffer with C-j. Same result evaluating via M-:.

> Emacs doesn't behave differently with -Q in this respect.

It does for me.

With just "emacs", the above puts an error message in *Messages* if
`debug-on-error' is nil.

With "emacs -Q", it opens the *Backtraces* buffer independent of

I found a workaround; eval the expression once to get *Backtraces*.
Then eval it again without quiting the debugger; that gives the error

-- Stephe

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