User Interface Specification:
Javadoc AutoComment

Author: Gabriel Tichy
$Revision: 1.3 $
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The users would benefit from autogeneration of the JavaDoc comment skeleton to boost the productivity.


  • Feature #35666: Autogeneration of JavaDoc stub

System-Wide UI Impact

Design has no direct impact on any other existing feature.

Detailed Specification

If the user types
/** <enter>
the rest of the JavaDoc comment skeleton is generated:
 * |
Caret is moved on appropriate place.

If the user types "/** <enter>" before a method, the skeleton of the JavaDoc comment should also contain:

  • all the parameters (tag @param)
  • return tag (@return) if the method returns a value
  • thrown exceptions (tag @throws)

    according to the method.


    Before Enter:

    After Enter:



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    ui was started in November 2009, is owned by Jiří Kovalský, and has 45 members.
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