Pause on error, run calculation in that workspace, and resume the script

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I have 88 "Cases" that I know will throw an error when running a function. I would like to automate saving a value from this functions workspace, kill that function excecution, and then continuing a for loop to the next case. I've tried try and catch but it seems to still skip past the desired workspace. There is a manual workaround using pause on error when running and setting a break point on the error command, but I was hoping to automate this process.
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VINAYAK LUHA
VINAYAK LUHA on 30 Jan 2024
Is it possible to add some sample fail cases, function code and the variable from function workspace which you want to save?

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Fangjun Jiang
Fangjun Jiang on 30 Jan 2024
Edited: Fangjun Jiang on 30 Jan 2024
What do you mean by "skip past the desired workspace"? I think it should work using try-catch.
If you don't have access to the source code/inside contents of the function, then I think you are out of luck. The try-catch inside the for-loop but outside of the function can only catch when the error occured at the fucntion, by then, the function workspace is destroyed.
So, it is better to put try-catch inside the function, if it is possible.
for k=1:100
MyFun
end
function MyFun
try
% do your routine
catch
% save your workspace
return
end

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