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- The correct title of this article is phpDocumentor. The initial letter is shown capitalized due to technical restrictions.
PhpDocumentor is a documentation tool, written on PHP. Is similar to javadoc and licensed under the LGPL. It is used to extract API documentation from PHP source code, as a help for PHP programmers to parse and generate documentation base on PHPDoc comments.
It supports documentation of both object-oriented and procedural code. phpDocumentor creates HTML, PDF, CHM or Docbook files that are easily read by other developers and can be used from the command line or a web interface. It has support for linking between documentation, incorporating user level documents like tutorials and creation of highlighted source code with cross referencing to php general documentation. phpDocumentor is an open source project and is distributed under the PHP Licence which means that it can be used for commercial projects.
- List of documentation generators
- Comparison of documentation generators
- PHP Documentor Home Page
- PHP Doc Home
- PHP Home Page
Categories: Free documentation generators | PHP programming language | Computer stubs