extIConsole

This content covers features introduced in Thunderbird 3

The extIConsole interface gives simplified access to the console. extIConsole is defined in toolkit/components/exthelper/extIApplication.idl.

Implemented via XPCOM service for extIApplication: see the instructions on the FUEL (Firefox), STEEL (Thunderbird) and SMILE (SeaMonkey) pages.

Method overview

void log(in AString aMsg)
void open()

Attributes

Attribute Type Description
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Methods

log()

Sends a given string to the console.

void log(in AString aMsg)
Parameters
aMsg
The text to send to the console
Return value

open()

Opens the error console window. The console window is focused if already open.

void open()
Parameters

FIXME:

Return value

FIXME:

Examples

// send a message to the console
Application.console.log("Hello from my JS code");

// open the console window (or bring to front if already open)
Application.console.open();

See also

FUEL (Firefox), STEEL (Thunderbird), SMILE (SeaMonkey)

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