Cscope is an interactive, screen-oriented tool that allows the user to browse through C source files (as well as other languages) for specified elements of code. You can search code for: all references to a symbol, global definitions, functions called by a function, functions calling a function, test string, regular expression pattern, a file, or files that include a file. The program generates an information database for faster searches and later reference. The fuzzy parser supports C, but is flexible enough to be useful for C++ and Java. 'cscope' supports a command line mode for inclusion in scripts or as a backend to a GUI/frontend.
DocumentationUser manpages available from http://cscope.sourceforge.net/cscope_man_page.html
released on 3 September 2003
|License||Verified by||Verified on||Notes|
|BSD 3Clause||Janet Casey||22 November 2000|
Leaders and contributors
Resources and communication
|Bug Tracking||VCS Repository Webview||http://sourceforge.net/tracker/?group_id=4664&atid=104664|
|Help||Mailing List Info/Archive||http://lists.sourceforge.net/mailman/listinfo/cscope-announce|
|Developer||Mailing List Info/Archive||http://lists.sourceforge.net/mailman/listinfo/cscope-devel|
|Developer||VCS Repository Webview||http://sourceforge.net/cvs/?group_id=4664|
|Required to use||ncurses|
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