Monday, April 14, 2014

Google Chrome Developer Tool Goodness: Watch Expressions

The following post does not go without a hat-tip to fellow Siebelian Slava who found an easy way to introspect variables, call functions etc, while debugging a Siebel Open UI application in Google Chrome.

If you are familiar with the Chrome developer tools and Open UI, especially in Siebel version 8.1.1.11 or higher, you might deeply miss the ability to simply type some code into the console. This has been disabled - quite understandably so - for security reasons.

So I leave you with this screenshot and you will understand:


If you want to learn more about the Watch Expressions area and the Chrome developer tools in general, follow this link.

have a nice day

@lex

1 comment:

Sysprog1 said...

Thanks Alexander, this sounds like a good way to get around the restriction.

And in the "worst" case, developers can still go for the firebug console, which is thankfully still working *knock on wood*