Slowly (ok, not that slow, I am pretty excited about getting up to speed ASAP!) transitioning from Flex (ColdFusion / MSSQL) to ExtJS. (still using CF and MSSQL, am impressed with the performance so far!). However, I am sort of spoiled with a compiler that will catch little typos:

All of a sudden, after some changes, my app was acting strange (sort of worked.. but not really). There were NO errors on the console, but I tracked it down to the following statement:


(Yes, for those with eagle eyes, I missed the 'd' at the end). It took me a while, with my old, tired eyes.

Is there any way (besides Firebug, Chrome, etc.) to find these errors?

I am using Architect. Would this be better if I was using eclipse with the plugins?