Skip to content

Herman J. Radtke III

Tag: #documentation

Updating PHP Documentation

I sometimes help update the PHP documentation.  I have not done it in a while since I started maintaining pecl/memcache.  However, there was a recent bug submission where I felt the documentation for pecl/memcache should be updated.  A lot of work has been done to the documentation tools since I last updated documentation.  I went to for a quick primer on how to generate some new documentation output so I could test my changes and found the documentation for generating documentation a little hard to follow.

Frustration with

I started using the phpDocumentor for Vim (PDV) script written by Tobias Schlitt.  Very quickly I found a bug with one of the regular expressions used to parse apart the class definition.  Tobias does not seem to be maintaing this plugin anymore, so I decided I would fix the bug and submit a new version to  I packaged up the new version of the script and went to update the PDV page on only to find out I can't.  There isn't even a mechanism for me to post a comment.