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It doesn't really matter if that's exactly what you want. It would take a major overhaul (major) of the interface between the execution engine and the debugger Perl code to get it to do anything else. It's a very fundamental design choice. It's just like you can't set a breakpoint to see the "middle" of a map operation, other than at a statement boundary in a called subroutine.

The debugger gets notified only as each statement is entered. That's it.

-- Randal L. Schwartz, Perl hacker
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In reply to •Re^3: No Pause on Elsif in Debugger by merlyn
in thread No Pause on Elsif in Debugger by QM

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