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Re: Ways of commenting subroutines

by Masem (Monsignor)
on Mar 28, 2001 at 17:53 UTC ( #67818=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Ways of commenting subroutines

Another possibility beyond those talked about here are using comment-to-documentation formats such as Javadoc or Doxygen, which require to have certain key lines in the comments preceeding a function to describe what happens; the comments are still quite readable within the code, and you've got an easy way to make usable documentation outside of the POD mechanism if your project calls for it.


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Re: Re: Ways of commenting subroutines
by gumpu (Friar) on Mar 28, 2001 at 19:06 UTC

    Or Robodoc, which should work with perl too.

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