C-C++ Beautifier HOW-TO

Al Dev (Alavoor Vasudevan)


v16.4, 03 May 2003

This document will help you to format (beautify) the C/C++ programs so that it is more readable and confirms to your site C/C++ coding standards. The information in this document applies to all the operating sytems that is - Linux, MS DOS, Apple Macintosh, Windows 95/NT/2000, BeOS, OS/2, IBM OSes, all flavors of Unix like Solaris, HPUX, AIX, SCO, Sinix, BSD, UnixWare, etc.. and to all other operating systems which support "C" compiler (it means almost all the operating systems on this planet!).

Table of Contents
1. Introduction
2. Installing BCPP
3. How can I trust Beautifier programs??!!
3.1. Method 1: Verfication Program for C++/C
3.2. Method 2: Verfication Program for C++/C
3.3. Method 3: Verfication Program for Java/C++/Others
3.4. Method 4: Shell script: Verfication Program for C++/C
4. Beautifiers for other Languages
5. Beautifiers For SGML and XML
5.1. SGML Auto-Indenter By Kevin
5.2. SGML Auto-Indenter By Hector
6. Related URLs
7. Other Formats of this Document
7.1. Acrobat PDF format
7.2. Convert Linuxdoc to Docbook format
7.3. Convert to MS WinHelp format
7.4. Reading various formats
8. Copyright