FORD cheat sheet (Documentation FS3D)

This is just a collection of useful ford commands

  • Referencing a variable
    • <a name ="YOUR_VARIABLE_NAME"></a> produces a tag, say in file “moduleA.f08”
    • [YOUR_VARIABLE_NAME](moduleB.html#YOUR_VARIABLE_NAME) allows to reference tags from a different file in the same folder
    • [YOUR_VARIABLE_NAME](#YOUR_VARIABLE_NAME) allows to reference tags within the same file
  • Referencing subroutine/function
    • [[YOUR_TYPE(type)]], where “YOUR_TYPE” corresponds to the name of the type
    • [YOUR_FUNCTION], where “YOUR_FUNCTION” corresponds to the name of the function or subroutine
  • Coloring text
    • <span style="color:red">SOME MESSAGE PRINTED IN RED</span>