The CLI Browser application provides facility to view the debug output of the CLI operations.
Invoking the Debugging window
Click the or select Debug from the View menu. You can also use the shortcut key combination Alt+D. This would invoke the Debug window.
As long as this debug window is opened, debugging is turned on and the debugging output is displayed. When this window is closed, debugging is turned off.
The image below depicts a debug window.
Click the in Debug window to switch to Decoder Window.
Invoking the Decoder Window
To switch from the debug window to the decoder window, Click the decoder icon. The decoder icon toggles to a debug button.
Following functions are available in decoder window
Save CLI Browser decoder results - Saves the debug information to a file.
Debug - switches to the debug window.
Performing the Decoding Operation
The CLI decoder is used to decode the CLI debug messages. The decoding can be done in two ways by
using the following options.
The figure below depicts the CLI Decoder.
This option can be used for frequent debugging.
Copy the debug information in the debug window.
Click the CLI decoder icon, this will switch to the decoder window.
Paste the debug message into the "Hex PDU" text area.
Click the Decode button.
The decoded message is displayed in the bottom panel of the Decoder window.
This option can be used if the debug message was stored in a file and decoding has to be done.
Load the file that contains the debug information and click the Browse button in the Debug Window. You can also enter the URL in the File URL text field and press the "ENTER" key.
This will display the decoded message in the bottom panel of the Decoder Window.