how to copy a line from the back trace

Stas Boukarev stassats at
Thu Aug 3 13:53:33 UTC 2017

C-y on the frame will copy it to the REPL.

On Wed, Aug 2, 2017 at 12:31 PM, Jim Newton <jimka.issy at> wrote:
> Can someone tell me how I can grab a lisp expression from a stack trace, as
> in copy it in emacs so I can re-paste and potentially edit it in the repl?
> When I move the cursor to the line, the entire text displays in the echo
> area at the bottom of the emacs window,  but when use use CNT-E to move to
> the end of the line, the line has been truncated and i see "..".  I'd like
> to copy/paste the un-truncated line.
> I'm attaching images of what I see.
> Kind regards
> Jim

With best regards, Stas.

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