Debug your microservices application from IntelliJ.
What is squash ?
Squash, a tool for debugging distributed applications, is designed to bring the strength of modern debuggers and the convenience of their IDEs to microservices developers. Squash uses popular, powerful and mature debuggers, and integrates them seamlessly with leading container orchestration platform. This allows devs to use the debugger of their choice, and the IDEs that support it, to debug microservices on any platform.
What is squash extention ?
The Squash IntelliJ extenstion allows Squash to use IntelliJ IDEA as its user interface.
After installing this extension Squash commands are available as IntelliJ actions.
Please note that only Java projects are supported at this time.
With Squash, you can:
- Live debugging cross multi microservices
- Debug container in a pod
- Debug a service
- Set breakpoints
- Step through the code
- View and modify values of variables
- and more ...