StackTrace Constructor (Int32)


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Initializes a new instance of the StackTrace class from the caller's frame, skipping the specified number of frames.

Namespace:   System.Diagnostics
Assembly:  mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)

public StackTrace(
	int skipFrames


Type: System.Int32

The number of frames up the stack from which to start the trace.

Exception Condition

The skipFrames parameter is negative.

The StackTrace is created with the caller's current thread, and does not contain file name, line number, or column information.

If the number of frames to skip is greater than or equal to the total number of frames on the call stack at the time the instance is created, the StackTrace will contain no frames.

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
Available since 2.0
Windows Phone Silverlight
Available since 7.0
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