[Nickle] trace command omits invariant functions
Thu, 05 Dec 2002 11:27:47 -0800
Around 14 o'clock on Dec 5, Carl Worth wrote:
> I assume the information I want may be long gone by the time the
> debugger gets involved. Would it be difficult to hold onto enough so
> that the debugger can always print a complete stack trace?
The compiler does tail-call optimizations; recursive programming without
them tends to have memory problems.
You can actually disable these if you like, turning on profiling before
compiling the functions tells the compiler to not short-circuit.
> load "foo.5c"