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Hi guys,

I remember using a tool / seeing a tool used before, which could parse a C++ project and then allow people to click on a function name and find other references to it (original caller).

I was wondering if you knew a tool like that, so that I can click on a typedef and find its originating declaration.

Thanks.

-Edward
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You're talking about a source code browser like e.g. HyperSrc (http://www.jimbrooks.org/web/hypersrc/)?
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In Visual Studio you have this when switching Browse Info on in Project Settings.

Regards, Alex
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HyperSrc looks good, although I installed CTags 5.5 and hypersrc doesn't recognize it :(

I remembered there was a package that could make HTML files of the source to browse as a web page.

-Edward
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by:edwardt
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Ah - I think I was thinking of LXR - http://lxr.linux.no/
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um not sure but are you talking bout doxygen ?
http://www.doxygen.org/

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I can't get LXR to work yet, but its ok - I'll figure it out.

Thanks.

=Edward
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