How can i add D-Oxygen comments to any cpp file using perl script?

Hi Experts,

here with this question i has attached a document which contains a question of how to insert a D-Oxygen comments and do some operations.Please give me the script how to do this and also suggest me any link or tutorial which describes about this??

Thank you.
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peprConnect With a Mentor Commented:
rakeshreddy42: I have stopped to use Perl, so my working knowledge is rather weak (using Python instead). Anyway, I would store the comment fragments into string variables and put it do detected places in the sources. The question is how to detect say beginning of functions/methods. It depends on situation.

I personally prefer to put the most comments into .cpp files and let the function/method signatures in .h uncommented (self documenting identifiers only or very brief non-Doxygen comments to the end of the line).

Another question is: "Why do you want to add the documentation comments automatically when it must be filled with some meaningfull text?" It could be more efficient to use some decent editor that support more clipboards (like jEdit) and include the comments on the fly.
If you mean Doxygen (, then have a look at

Documenting the code (,
Special Commands (, and
Getting started (

All of the topics are parts of the Doxygen Manual (
To add, it is possible to run Doxygen also for completely undocumented code. It extracts the structure and dependencies plus adds some general texts in the chosen human language. You possibly want to read the generated Doxyfile. You can switch on some features like generating call graphs, etc.
rakeshreddy42Author Commented:
Hello Pept,

Please could you send me the script for the above solution
rakeshreddy42Author Commented:
Hello there,

Can anyone help me reagarding the above problem?????????

If any help will be really appreciated.

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