many introspection tools are available as the OOo API provides some usefull methods
The introspection tool for macros !!! ( see XRay tool description in this wiki)
a must have
the same as XRay for pyUNO
The Object Inspector is an OpenOffice.org extension that is to help the developer to inspect arbitrary Uno-Objects. As Uno provides a service-oriented API with abstract service descriptions exporting defined interfaces the capabilities of a Uno Object does not open up to the developer at design time. The Object Inspector also offers Sourcecode generation in several programming languages and links of interface and service descriptions either locally installed or from OpenOffice.org The Object Inspector is still under development.