In IntelliJ IDEA, you can run and debug Groovy scripts using the regular procedures:
Besides executing a Groovy script with the permanent run/debug configuration, you can use a temporary one, which is available at the context menu of a script:
- Launch the debugger session, as described in the section Debugging.
- When you reach a breakpoint, where you want to evaluate expression, press Alt+F8Shift+Alt+8Shift+Alt+8Alt+F8Alt+F8Alt+F8Alt+F8Ctrl+F9Ctrl+UAlt F8Alt F8Command U.
- In the Code Fragment Evaluation dialog box, select Groovy from the
Language drop-down list, type the desired expression, and click Evaluate:
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- Running Applications
- Creating and Editing Run/Debug Configurations
- Creating and Saving Temporary Run/Debug Configurations