source parsers for creating documentation?

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    source parsers for creating documentation?

    does anyone know of a tool that will parse source code files and output nice HTML tables (or nicely formatted, readable text) for making source documentation above and beyond inline comments/annotation?

    i started writing such a beast, but i figured someone must have done it already, and yet google fails me.

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    Doxygen?
    Quote Originally Posted by Adak View Post
    io.h certainly IS included in some modern compilers. It is no longer part of the standard for C, but it is nevertheless, included in the very latest Pelles C versions.
    Quote Originally Posted by Salem View Post
    You mean it's included as a crutch to help ancient programmers limp along without them having to relearn too much.

    Outside of your DOS world, your header file is meaningless.

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    rock! thanks!

    now using the search string"source code documentation generator tool", i see now that google does not fail me, rather i fail at google. thanks again elysia, this is going to totally save my behind.
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