Now that you are ready to generate your documentation, whip out a console and get ready to rumble.
Here's the usage for the Javadoc tool:
javadoc [options] [packagenames] [sourcefiles] [@files]
To see a full list of usage options, simply get a console and type javadoc –help and hit Enter. Here's a basic way to generate your docs:
At the console, navigate to the directory that contains the package you want to document.
Type javadoc -d DocOutputDirectory PackageName
To document the net.javagarage package and put it into the /eben/home/MyJavaDocs directory, I type this:
>javadoc -d /eben/home/MyJavaDocs net.javagarage
The utility runs outputting what it is doing along the way. It creates several directories and many files, ...