I am completely committed to the vi/command line IDE with the sole exception being non-trivial debugging. For that
ptkdb is incredibly useful, here are a few examples:
I can view the state of several variables simultaneously.
I can avoid print statement clutter by mouse hovering over variables, etc.
I can watch a hash of anonymous arrays of anonymous hashes get populated one step at a time
It is a very valuable tool for the toolbox.
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