Nils Nils - 4 months ago 60
Javascript Question

Javascript Console: What does `$$` mean?

When i type

into the javascript console of an HTML document which includes the jQuery Library, the autocompleter gives the following variables:
(thats clear to me, it transforms something into its jQuery equivalent)
. The jQuery API gives no results when i search for these variables. They do not even seem to be contained in jquery.js. Do these variables have any relevant meaning?

Edit: OK, i learned, this is not related to jQuery. For the records, what is $$? [duplicate] is not found when searching for
Javascript "$"
on Stackoverflow or on Google. Thats why i asked this question.


these are special functions available from the Chrome Command Line, for example;