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Improved invocation error reporting for Matlab functions


Updated 12 Oct 2010

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At the Matlab Conference, 2010 in London, Joe Hicklin commented that he was interested in seeing improved invocation error reporting in Matlab functions, so here's my stab at providing some of that ability.

The function takes:
- a string of the calling function's name
- an integer of which argument the error is in
- cell arrays of strings with pairs of argument name and argument types

e.g. invoerr('foo',2,{'bar','int'},{'baz','str'})

creates an error report thus:

Error in function foo at argument 2 (baz):


e.g. foo(1,'a character string')

Cite As

Adam Leadbetter (2021). invoerr (, MATLAB Central File Exchange. Retrieved .

MATLAB Release Compatibility
Created with R2009b
Compatible with any release
Platform Compatibility
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