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Re: Finding what called a subroutine

by educated_foo (Vicar)
on Apr 06, 2013 at 08:20 UTC ( #1027266=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Finding what called a subroutine

Yes, you can use caller:

($pkg, $file, $line) = caller(1);
Or see Carp's croak() and confess().


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Re^2: Finding what called a subroutine
by pemungkah (Priest) on Apr 06, 2013 at 10:11 UTC
    Very much recommend caller(), as educated_foo says; you can get a full stack trace all the way back to the main program if you need it.

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