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How to generate a stack trace in Node.js

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Today I learnt: console.trace() is a thing in Node.js. It prints a stack trace to stderr, along with a message if you pass it one.

Much more elegant than what I’ve been doing to generate stack traces up until now: console.log(new Error().stack)

MDN Web Docs for console.trace()

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