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Setup Plugin⚓︎

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With Source++, you can add live instruments (breakpoints, logs, etc.) from the source code of your live application either from your IDE, or from the CLI. To use Source++ through your IDE, you need to first install the Source++ Plugin.


The Source++ Plugin currently only supports JetBrains IDEs.

Installing Source++ Plugin⚓︎

  1. Navigate to your JetBrains IDE.
  2. Press Ctrl+Alt+S to open the Settings dialog and then go to Plugins.
  3. Open the Marketplace tab.
  4. Search for Source++.
  5. Press Install.
  6. Click OK in the Settings dialog and restart your IDE.

Configure Plugin⚓︎

Before you can work from your IDE with Source++, you need to connect the plugin with your SkyWalking/live-platform environment. To connect your plugin, follow these steps:

  1. Open the Source++ plugin configuration page
    1. Navigate to: File > Settings > Tools > Source++
  2. Input the service host and access token provided (if necessary)
  3. If Root Source Package is empty, input the base common package of your application
    1. E.g.

Last update: June 28, 2022