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tazz90 2013.02.27 19:36
 

how can i debug an indicator code? is there any way to stop incoming ticks for a while so that i can have a look at values that i have displayed in experts tab from indicator code ?

thanks

 
Prepare to trade the GBPUSD breakout
Prepare to trade the GBPUSD breakout
Zheng He | 17 December 2014, 03:29 | Views: 115
There is not much movement going on with the GBPUSD at the moment right now, but this is due to the triangular wedge consolidation that has taken place earlier today. Both the Euro and Pound have experienced gains due to a few key events. Euro gains followed to more ECB stimulus following Germany's sluggish growth.
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RaptorUK 2013.02.27 19:38 #
 
tazz90:

how can i debug an indicator code? is there any way to stop incoming ticks for a while so that i can have a look at values that i have displayed in experts tab from indicator code ?

thanks

Open the log and read it at your leisure.

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tazz90 2013.02.27 20:00 #
 
RaptorUK:
Open the log and read it at your leisure.


that files contains return/ error messages from scripts and other file ... it do not contains any information that could help me to debug my code
 
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RaptorUK 2013.02.27 20:24 #
 
tazz90:

that files contains return/ error messages from scripts and other file ... it do not contains any information that could help me to debug my code
If it's in the experts tab it's also in the experts log file.

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FlatFap 2013.02.27 20:59 #
 

Experts tab is rubbish and i was fortunate enough to stumble across this EXCELLENT post by 7bit; it's made debugging so much more powerful :)

Addendum: Writing to Experts tab also creates log files, which over time can slow down the terminal. To optimise speed, go to Tools->Options->Charts and change both Max bars to 500, so the terminal isn't constantly pulling thousands of candles from the server and delete old log files.




 
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