[fpc-pascal] [OT] CTags Tool for Object Pascal Language

Marco van de Voort marcov at stack.nl
Mon Apr 24 09:16:02 CEST 2006

> The Exuberant CTags program supports over 30 programming languages
> including Standard Pascal.  For C and C++ it does a fantastic job of
> indexing all routines and variables even when embedded in complex and
> unusual expressions.  The support for Pascal, on the other hand, is
> limited to indexing function and procedure names.  There is no support
> for variables.  Functions and procedures are not supported if dot
> notation is used to make them object methods or to scope them to a
> particular unit.  This severely limits the usefulness of Exuberant CTags
> index files for object oriented code.
> Anyone know of a CTags program with more complete support for Pascal?

It sounds like a crossreferencer. Search for Coco/R, a parser generator that
can gen Delphi code. IIRC the cross referencer is one of its std demoes for
each language.

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