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What is Tinkerer?

Tinkerer is a blogging engine/static website generator powered by Sphinx.

It allows blogging in reStructuredText format, comes with out-of-the-box support for post publishing dates, authors, categories, tags, post archive, RSS feed generation, comments powered by Disqus and more.

Tinkerer is also highly customizable through Sphinx extensions.

Why Tinkerer?

  • Because "hacker" is way overused nowadays.
  • Because static websites are cool.
  • Because you already write documentation in RST format and you love it.
  • Because you have Pygments for sharing highlighted code.
  • Because you can use your favorite Sphinx extensions right away.

How to Tinker?

Get Tinkerer:

easy_install -U Tinkerer

Skim through the Documentation.

Tip: Filter by directory path e.g. /media app.js to search for public/media/app.js.
Tip: Use camelCasing e.g. ProjME to search for
Tip: Filter by extension type e.g. /repo .js to search for all .js files in the /repo directory.
Tip: Separate your search with spaces e.g. /ssh pom.xml to search for src/ssh/pom.xml.
Tip: Use ↑ and ↓ arrow keys to navigate and return to view the file.
Tip: You can also navigate files with Ctrl+j (next) and Ctrl+k (previous) and view the file with Ctrl+o.
Tip: You can also navigate files with Alt+j (next) and Alt+k (previous) and view the file with Alt+o.