Since: 20210814-124438-54e29167

Overlays the current tab with the debug overlay, which is a combination of a debug log and a lua REPL.

The REPL has the following globals available:

  • wezterm - the wezterm module is pre-imported
  • window - the window object for the current window

The lua context in the REPL is not connected to any global state; you cannot use it to dynamically assign event handlers for example. It is primarily useful for prototyping lua snippets before you integrate them fully into your config.

local wezterm = require 'wezterm'

return {
  keys = {
    -- CTRL-SHIFT-l activates the debug overlay
    {key="L", mods="CTRL", action=wezterm.action.ShowDebugOverlay},