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TraceScan

  • TraceScan[ f , expr ] applies f to all expressions used in the evaluation of expr.
  • TraceScan[ f , expr , form ] includes only those expressions which match form.
  • TraceScan[ f , expr , s ] includes all evaluations which use transformation rules associated with the symbol s.
  • TraceScan[ f , expr , form , fp ] applies f before evaluation and fp after evaluation to expressions used in the evaluation of expr.
  • See notes for Trace.
  • All expressions are wrapped in HoldForm to prevent evaluation before f or fp are applied to them.
  • The function fp is given as arguments both the form before evaluation and the form after evaluation.
  • TraceScan[ f , expr ] returns the result of evaluating expr.
  • See the Mathematica book: Section 2.5.10.