Javadoc to Java Convertor (jd2j)

This is a simple Perl script which takes the URL of a given Javadoc file and returns what the basic Java code would look like. A great utility for first year Computer Science students to use.

URL of Javadoc:

You will most likely be asked to download a file, simply save it as the name of the java program that you are downloading. (e.g. If the page is ../Thread.html save it as

Bonus: Want a quick template for your next Java file? Enter the following in the above box: “/” (without the quotes) and it’ll create a pre-made Filename class with a constructor, along with the proper Javadoc + CVS comments.

Note: Should you encounter any problems while using this utility, please feel free to contact me.

Posted: January 9th, 2003

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