VSCode Tips, Tricks and Clicks: Self Documentation
One of the hardest things of coding is knowing what the f*©k you're reading. And given the fact that we read orders of magnitude more code than we write, this should be easier. Hovering on VSCode helps with this.
When I'm confused, i have to use the mouse:
This shows on VSCode a ton of information, such as the function signature and all the params it needs.
But where does this information come from?
Well, it's not autogenerated, yet.
I went to function that generated the hover and voilá, it said:
It's the same information, as comments. Underneath, it uses JSDoc
You even get autocomplete and syntax higlighting when documenting yourself!