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Re: better error messages in my *Messages* buffer?


From: Joost Kremers
Subject: Re: better error messages in my *Messages* buffer?
Date: 19 Mar 2014 19:25:03 GMT
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address@hidden wrote:
> error in process filter: Wrong type argument: listp, [...] 
>
> What do you do in that case to find out which line of your code creates
> that error?

`M-x toggle-debug-on-error is the first thing that comes to mind. Or do
`M-x debug-on-entry RET <your_function> RET'. Make sure the relevant
functions are not byte-compiled. And read up on the debugger:

(info "(elisp) Debugging")
(info "(elisp) Debugger")

-- 
Joost Kremers                                   address@hidden
Selbst in die Unterwelt dringt durch Spalten Licht
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