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Re: [Qemu-devel] [PATCH v2 0/4] GTK-DOC build integration (v2)

From: Daniel P. Berrange
Subject: Re: [Qemu-devel] [PATCH v2 0/4] GTK-DOC build integration (v2)
Date: Thu, 15 Dec 2011 10:04:12 +0000
User-agent: Mutt/1.5.21 (2010-09-15)

On Thu, Dec 15, 2011 at 10:32:20AM +0100, Stefan Weil wrote:
> Am 15.12.2011 06:22, schrieb Andreas Färber:
> >Their website has the following:
> >
> >"GTK-Doc wasn't originally intended to be a general-purpose
> >documentation tool, so it can be a bit awkward to setup and use. For a
> >more polished general-purpose documentation tool you may want to look at
> >Doxygen. However GTK-Doc has some special code to document the signals
> >and properties of GTK+ widgets and GObject classes which other tools may
> >not have."
> >http://www.gtk.org/gtk-doc/
> >
> >Don't know if Doxygen has less restrictions though.
> >
> >Andreas
> With doxygen, the documentation looks like this:
> http://qemu.weilnetz.de/doxygen/

I don't know about others, but I find Doxygen output really unpleasant
to read & navigate. I really despair whenever I find an API I need to
learn that uses Doxygen. The output of GTK-DOC by comparison is so much
more pleasant to consume.

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