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Extract documentation from source code.


robodoc --src <source> --doc <destination> [options]


ROBODoc extracts specially formated documentation from the source code. It allows you to maintain a program and its documentation in a single file.



Show the copyright message.


Print version information and exit.


Define the documentation directory or documentation file. A directory should start with a '/' or a './' and should not include any '..'.


Define the source directory or source file.  A directory should start with a '/' or a './' and should not include any '..'.


Generate documentation in ASCII format.


Generate documentation in HTML format.


Generate documentation in XML DocBook format.


Generate documentation in LaTeX format.


Generate documentation in RTF format.


Create an additional master index file.


Store all documentation in seperate files.


Store all documentation in a single file.


Generate a single document from a single file


Handy defaults for C


Add hyphens to identifiers, breaks cmode indexing.

The complete list of options can be found in the HTML documentation. (Reference at the end of this page.)


robodoc --src ./ --doc myproject --singledoc --html

Creates a document called myproject.html from all source files in the current directory.

robodoc --src ./myproject/
      --doc ./myprojectdoc --multidoc --html --index

Creates seperate documents for all the source files found in the directory ./myproject they are stored in the directory ./myprojectdoc. A master index file called ./myprojectdoc/masterindex.html is also created.  This provides links to all the individual files.


Frans Slothouber, Jacco van Weert, Petteri Kettunen, Bernd Koesling, Thomas Aglassinger, Anthon Pang, Stefan Kost, David Druffner, Sasha Vasko, Nathan Prewitt, Gergely Budai and Dennis Stampfer.

See Also

The documentation in HTML format that comes with ROBODoc. Latest version can be found from http://www.xs4all.nl/~rfsber/Robo/ or from http://sourceforge.net/projects/robodoc/.


Referenced By


Feb 2021 robodoc 4.99.44