rhino-debugger Man page

RHINO-DEBUGGER(1) General Commands Manual RHINO-DEBUGGER(1)


rhino-debugger – invokes the rhino JavaScript debugger GUI


rhino-debugger [options] script_filename_or_url [script_arguments]


This manual page documents briefly the rhino-debugger command. This
manual page was written for the Debian distribution because the origi‐
nal program does not have a manual page. It is written according to the
html documentation.

rhino-debugger is a start script for the rhino JavaScript debugger. The
Rhino JavaScript debugger is a GUI that allows debugging of interpreted
JavaScript scripts run in Rhino. Note that this debugger will not work
with JavaScript scripts run in the mozilla browser since Rhino is not
the engine used in such environments.


-e script_source
Executes script_source as a JavaScript script.

-f script_filename_or_url
Reads script_filename_or_url content and execute it as a
JavaScript script.

-opt, -O optLevel
Optimizes at level optLevel, which must be an integer between 0
and 9.

-version versionNumber
Specifies the language version to compile with. The string ver‐
sionNumber must be one of 100, 110, 120, 130, or 140. See
JavaScript Language Versions for more information on language

Enable strict mode.

Example debugging the NervousText.js applet written in JavaScript. The
example is provided in the librhino-java-doc package.

$ rhino-debugger NervousText.js


The online documentation under http://www.mozilla.org/rhino/debug‐


This manual page was written by Damien Raude-Morvan
, for the Debian project (but may be used by oth‐

Friday 17, 2009 RHINO-DEBUGGER(1)