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Simple Docblock Parser

0.3.6 2022-03-08 11:46 UTC

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Last update: 2022-04-08 11:56:40 UTC


DEPRECATED: See for a better solution.

Sub-standard docblock parser.

$docblock = (new DocblockFactory())->create('/** @var Foobar */');
$vars = $docblock->tags()->byName('var');

foreach ($vars as $var) {


There is already a standards-compliant library for PHP-Documentor, however it is coupled to the PHPDocumentor type reflection library. This library only cares about parsing docblocks badly for Phpactor.


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