AUTOBRIEF is turned off by default in our Doxygen configuration. The developers guide
https://developer.lsst.io/docs/cpp_docs.html suggests using @brief but the very first example after that omits it and much of our code omits it. I think it should be optional and certainly much of our code reflects that.
The proposed fix is set the following to YES in in `doc/base.inc`:
We mostly use javadoc style, but there is no harm in supporting both, and some of our code may already use QT style.