scalap man page

scalap — Scala class file decoder for the Scala 2 language


scalap [ <options> ] <class name>


Command line options. See Options below.
<class name>
Full-qualified name of a class to be decoded (such as hello.HelloWorld).


The scalap tool reads a class file generated by theScala compiler, and displays object and class definitions.

By default, scalap looks for the given class file in the current directory. You can specify a separate classpath with -classpath (see Options, below).


The decoder has a set of standard options that are supported on the current development environment and will be supported in future releases.

Standard Options

Display this usage message.
Print private definitions.
Print out additional information.
Print product version and exit.
-cp | -classpath
Specify where to find user class files.


Display definitions for a generated class file
scalap hello.HelloWorld

Exit Status

scalap returns a zero exist status if it succeeds to process the specified input files. Non zero is returned in case of failure.


Written by Ilya Sergey.

Reporting Bugs

Report bugs to https://issues.scala-lang.org/.

See Also

fsc(1), scala(1), scalac(1), scaladoc(1)

Referenced By

fsc(1), scala(1), scalac(1), scaladoc(1).

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version 1.0 June 2006