Debugging the IDE

Richard Gaskin ambassador at
Fri Nov 4 14:01:11 EDT 2016

Mark Wieder write:

 > On 11/03/2016 05:54 PM, Richard Gaskin wrote:
 >> Bob Sneidar wrote:
 >>> To my horror I am finding a number of errors where a handler is
 >>> being called that didn't exist, but it never shows up because if
 >>> gRevDevelopment is false, plugins silently fail.
 >> How?
 >> Plugins are just stacks like any other, they just happen to live in a
 >> Plugins folder.
 > Not exactly. Plugin stacks are treated as IDE system stacks. So
 > errors and breakpoints are silently ignored as long as
 > gRevDevelopment is false.

I can understand not breaking the trace flow in the debugger.

But what is the benefit of falsely masking execution errors?

And how does it do that?

  Richard Gaskin
  Fourth World Systems
  Software Design and Development for the Desktop, Mobile, and the Web
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