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在Windows电脑上调试安装在iOS设备上的SAP UI5应用

发布时间:2021-12-06 点击数:163

It is possible to debug a UI5 application running on an iOS device with a windows laptop.


Suppose I have deployed my UI5 application to SAP cloud platform: https://jerrylist.cfapps.eu10.hana.ondemand.com/ui5/.


Now I launch this application in my iPad:


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image.pngAnd I would like to debug this UI5 application which is running on iPad with my windows laptop. Here below are detailed steps:


(1) install iTunes https://www.apple.com/cn/itunes/download/ so that your iOS device could be recognized by your windows laptop.

(2) Switch on “Web Inspector” in iPad->Settings->Advanced.


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image.png(3) Download ios-webkit-debug-proxy-win32 from github.


Extract the .zip file to a folder in your laptop and add this folder to Path environment variable.


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image.png(4) Open windows command prompt, type the following command, and you can see that the iPad is successfully connected.image.pngimage.pngAccess http://localhost:9221, and my iOS device is listed here:image.pngClick the hyperlink “localhost:9222”, then the active Safari page which displays my UI5 application is listed there:image.pngClick the hyperlink, and Chrome development tool window is opened automatically. Now it is ready to debug – for example press the “approve” button in my iPad, and the breakpoint set in the corresponding event handler in my laptop is triggered.

Happy debugging!


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