TODO or not TODO?

Amilcar do Carmo Lucas amilcar at
Thu May 12 11:38:02 UTC 2005

On Thursday 12 May 2005 11:21, Jens Herden wrote:
> Hi,
> I want to ask about the problem reporter. In my version I get FIXME entries
> correct displayed but TODO is somewhat strange. @TODO does work but breaks
> syntax highlighting in Kate and TODO: as written in the quick help does not
> work at all.

> I wonder why a plain TODO is not supported?
Because a plain TODO will not work in doxygen.

I coded that part and my objective was to let the problem reporter report my
@TODO and @FIXME items from doxygen commented code.

I consider that the bug is on kate. Kate should highlight @TODO, but it 

> This would go conform with Kate 
> and makes sense to me because there is no rational reason why a FIXME does
> not need a colon but a TODO does.
> BTW @FIXME does also work but is not mentioned in the quick help.
> I could not immediately see where the detection happens hence I could not
> create a patch.
It happens in the problem reporter files. Please do not patch it, patch kate.

Amilcar Lucas
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