Sphinx is a tool that makes it easy to create intelligent and beautiful
- documentation for Python projects, written by Georg Brandl. It was
- originally created to translate <a href="http://docs.python.org/dev/">the
+ documentation for Python projects, written by Georg Brandl and licensed
+ under the BSD license.</p>
+ <p>It was originally created to translate <a href="http://docs.python.org/dev/">the
new Python documentation</a>, but has now been cleaned up in the hope that
it will be useful to many other projects. (Of course, this site is also
created from reStructuredText sources using Sphinx!)
Although it is still under constant development, the following features are
<li><b>Automatic indices:</b> general index as well as a module index</li>
<li><b>Code handling:</b> automatic highlighting using the <a
+ <li><b>Extensions:</b> automatic testing of code snippets, inclusion of
+ docstrings from Python modules, and more</li>
Sphinx uses <a href="http://docutils.sf.net/rst.html">reStructuredText</a>
package on the <a href="http://pypi.python.org/pypi/Sphinx">Python Package
+ <p>The code can be found on the Python SVN server, under
Its name is ``linkcheck``.
+Built-in Sphinx extensions that offer more builders are:
.. class:: sphinx.builder.Builder
This is the base class for all builders.
To use this builder, activate the coverage extension in your configuration
file and give ``-b coverage`` on the command line.
Several new configuration values can be used to specify what the builder
.. module:: sphinx.ext.refcounting
:synopsis: Keep track of reference counting behavior.