[vtk-developers] Documentation Parsing

Sebastien BARRE sebastien.barre at kitware.com
Tue Apr 5 16:28:20 EDT 2011

At 4/5/2011 04:21 PM, Marcus D. Hanwell wrote:

>It seems to be the dominant style in the VTK headers, it would be
>great to enforce a more consistent coding style. I thought the newline
>before each description was part of that.

The author of the Perl script thought that too when he wrote it, more 
than 12 years ago; there was only a handful of VTK developers :)

>I agree that we should also make the Perl script more robust.

Or... and that's my 2 cents here, fix it one last time, then finally 
propel VTK to the 21st century by converting all the headers once and 
for all, and stick to that format :) Granted, this might take some 
fixin' and crowdsourcin', but hey.

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