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Re: Inspecting functions returning complicated values


From: Eric Abrahamsen
Subject: Re: Inspecting functions returning complicated values
Date: Wed, 01 Oct 2014 09:59:41 +0800
User-agent: Gnus/5.130012 (Ma Gnus v0.12) Emacs/25.0.50 (gnu/linux)

Marcin Borkowski <address@hidden> writes:

> Hi list,
>
> assume that I want to inspect a function whose return value is a long,
> deeply nested list.  I found this way to present it in a readable way:
>
> M-: (setq blah-blah (function-returning-hairy-stuff))
> C-h C-v blah-blah
>
> This seems a bit awkward, however.  Is there a better/cleaner way?
>
> TIA,

It can also be interesting to start an IELM repl and do things to the
return value there.




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