astyle(1) multi-language indentation and reformatting filters



astyle [options] File1 [File2] [...]


Artistic Style (or astyle) is a source code indenter, formatter and beautifier, written in C++. It handles the following programming languages:

  • C
  • C++
  • C++/CLI
  • Objective-C
  • C#
  • Java


For the full usage, please refer to the HTML documentation provided with this distribution in /usr/share/doc/astyle/html

Please note that when indenting a specific file the newly indented file retains the original filename, while a copy of the original file is created, with a suffix of ".orig" added to the original filename.


Artistic Style was originally written by Tal Davidson <[email protected]> and is currently maintained by Jim Pattee <[email protected]>.

This stub manual page was written by Matteo Cypriani <[email protected]> for the Debian project.