How to identify a calling function inside a called function?

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function func3(app)
app.ApplyButtonPushed();
end
end
% Callbacks that handle component events
methods (Access = private)
% Callback function: AbsoluteEditField, ApplyButton,
% RelativeEditField
function ApplyButtonPushed(app, event)
app.EditField.Value = (event.Source.Tag) %% this does not work
if event.source = app.EditField..... %% this works
if event.source = app.func3..... %this does not work
end
% Value changed function: EditField_2
function EditField_2ValueChanged(app, event)
value = app.EditField_2.Value;
app.func3(event);
end
end
Here is the idea :
editing a textbox calls a function that subsequently calls another function (like a pushed button here). I am not sure how I can execute this and more importantly, how I can know from where the button pushed function was called.
For editfields, the event.Source would have the information, but when called from a function like func3, there is no such information.
How do I access the source or name of the function inside the buttonpushed function in this case??
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Biraj Khanal
Biraj Khanal on 16 Mar 2022
Edited: Biraj Khanal on 16 Mar 2022
Can be done two ways :
Inside the value change function of app.EditField , i could call
app.ApplyButtonPushed(event);
what I have done here is simply used the existing callback of the button pushed with the app.EditField which apparently sends the event as parameter.
The problem is I can't do:
function func3(app)
app.ApplyButtonPushed(event);
end
Or something to that effect so that I could identify inside the ApplyButtonPushed function where it is triggered from. I want to know that func3 is where the ApplyButtonPushed is called from.
And thanks for pointing out the confusion. I did not include the previous step.

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