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Skia Debugger

Introduction

The Skia Debugger is a graphical tool used to step through and analyze the contents of the Skia picture format. The tool is available online at https://debugger.skia.org or can be run locally.

Building and running locally

Begin by following the instructions to download and build Skia, then simply build and run the skiaserve tool:

# Build.
ninja -C out/Release skiaserve

# Run the debugger locally
out/Release/skiaserve

After running skiaserve, follow the instructions to open the debugger in your local browser. By default the address will be http://127.0.0.1:8888.

Debugger interface