doccheck: Checks Haddock comments for pitfalls and version changes.

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Dependencies attoparsec (>=0.10), base (>=4.6 && <5), directory, directory‑tree (>=0.11), filepath, ghc (>=7.6), ghc‑paths (>=0.1), text (>=0.11) [details]
License GPL-3.0-only
Copyright (c) Mateusz Kowalczyk
Author Mateusz Kowalczyk
Maintainer Mateusz Kowalczyk <>
Category Documentation
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Uploaded by MateuszKowalczyk at Tue Aug 13 15:03:57 UTC 2013
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This tool aims to detect any common pitfalls that is often seen in documentation generated with Haddock, commonly caused by lack of familiarity with the markup or time to review the generated documentation. Extending this tool is rather simple (add parsers) and can be easily used to judge the impact of changing Haddock's parsing rules.

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A very naive tool to identify any potentially doc-breaking/changing structures in Haddock documentation.

Usage: doccheck [-h] [file ...]