Also known as:
- debugging function calls
- displaying the name of a called function
- tracing function calls director like
Today I finally got to try something I had been wanting to try for a long time: wrapping function calls in a nice way.
I had been playing around with function pointers etc, which was ok in itself, but I was forced to create the messy pointer bit each time over again. So I implemented a FunctionWrapper class.
Say we have a class Test, with a method testMethod.
Now we want to execute some code before calling testMethod and after calling testMethod. “Well write another function to do so”, you might say. Of course that is one option, but assume we are looking for another way to do so (I’ll discuss some scenario’s in a minute).