The dialog box opens when you click the Add or Edit button in the Output Filters dialog box. Use this dialog box to configure and re-configure filters to distinguish the output of a specific external tool from other output.
|Name||In this text box, specify the name to identify the filter.|
|Description||In this text box, provide a description of the filter.|
|Regular expression to match output||In this text box, specify a regular expression according to which WebStorm will distinguish the output of a specific external tool
from other output.
Type the desired expression manually, or select the relevant macro from the context menu, or assemble the macros into an expression, as necessary. The available macros are:
WebStorm applies the specified filtering expressions against the console output of the external tool. As soon as a pattern is hit, its part that matches the $FILE_PATH$ will be treated as a path to a specific file and will be displayed as a link. When you click such link, the corresponding file is opened in the editor.