Add support for filtering exceptions - JS functions for determining how Venkman reacts

RESOLVED INCOMPLETE

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RESOLVED INCOMPLETE
11 years ago
4 months ago

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(Reporter: WeirdAl, Assigned: rginda)

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Description

11 years ago
Right now, we have three states for error and exception handling:
* Always ignore
* Always trace
* Always break

These are far too rigid.  We should add another option, like Venkman's conditional breakpoints capability, that lets users define a function to determine Venkman's reaction.  We should also provide a few filters users can turn on or off - "ignore NS_ERROR_NO_INTERFACE" for example.
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Comment 1

11 years ago
http://bonsai.mozilla.org/cvsblame.cgi?file=mozilla/extensions/venkman/resources/content/venkman-debugger.js&rev=1.61&mark=1572,1624#1572

Note to whoever implements this (likely to be me), the crux on whether Venkman breaks on this or not appears to be when debugTrap returns - namely, does it go into the nested loop marked above, or not.

Comment 2

4 months ago
Component is obsolete so resolving bugs as INCOMPLETE
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 4 months ago
Resolution: --- → INCOMPLETE

Updated

4 months ago
Product: Other Applications → Other Applications Graveyard
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