Global

This part of the documentation describes the global objects and methods available in the Javascript console.

Global Methods

exec(expression)

Execute arbitrary Javascript expressions

Argument

Type

Description

expression

String

The JS expression to execute

Example

> exec("console.log(10 + 10)")
// Output: 20

runScript(filePath) (alias: rs)

Fetch and execute a Javascript file

Argument

Type

Description

filePath

String

The absolute path of a JS file.

Example

In Console
file.js
> runScript("file.js")
// Output: 20

pp(obj)

Pretty print an object. Useful for debugging.

Argument

Type

Description

obj

Any

The object to pretty print

Example

> pp({ name: "Gwen" })
// Output:
{
"name": "Gwen"
}