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byebug / ruby-debug: Find out current debugger position

So you are debugging like a boss and lost track of where you actually are in your code? No problem:

  • Calling "l=" will show you the current file and line. That's a lower-case L and an equals sign.
  • "where" (or "backtrace") will give you the debugger call stack, including current file and line as well. It can be quite long.

By refactoring problematic code and creating automated tests, makandra can vastly improve the maintainability of your Rails application.

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