Chapter 6. Server-Side Debugging Techniques

As of Notes/Domino 8.5.3, Domino Designer has no Server Side JavaScript (SSJS) debugger. However, it has a powerful Java debugger. You already know from Chapter 5, “Server-Side Scripting,” that you can write SSJS code to directly incorporate Java object code into your applications. This built-in Java debugger can be an essential tool when it comes to debugging Java code called from SSJS. But what about debugging the actual script code itself? In the absence of a full-blown Server Side JavaScript debugger, you can still help yourself by using some simple XPages features. This chapter starts by describing two useful server-side global functions and a simple programming construct that you can readily use ...

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