A simple way to view what code a gui/toolbox (such as PDE Toolbox) is using/doing?

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Hello everyone!
My programming skills are v. weak so bare with me...
I'm using PDE Toolbox and I want to understand what it is actually doing when I change the parameters so that I can try to write the code myself or at least explain what it does in a report?
I've looked in ...toolbox/pde but it has so many functions and I don't know where to start to find the sequence from start to finish!
Is there an easy way of outputting a script of what the toolbox is doing?
Thanks for your help! much appreciated!
P.S. If anyone is able to tutor me for a reasonable fee that would be cool. Either on skype or if you live near nottingham we can meet up. email: ky8kenny(at)hotmail.com

Answers (1)

Oleg Komarov
Oleg Komarov on 16 May 2011
No simple way with lots of code written by somebody else (and sometimes even by yourself if you didn't comment it)
Set a breakpoint in the .m file and when you execute anything that calls that function/scripts you will stop at the breakpoint, then go through line by line.
Debugging is the main reference with many other links and examples.
See also echo

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