[docs] source of python doc site

Chris Jerdonek chris.jerdonek at gmail.com
Fri Sep 28 05:39:43 CEST 2012

> Date: Fri, 14 Sep 2012 11:10:43 +0800
> From: CSJ <changsijay at gmail.com>
> Subject: [docs] source of python doc site
> Hello doc team,
> I just know  Sphinx yesterday,
> and http://docs.python.org/py3k/about.html use it to generate html.
> Is any place I can get source of the files(rst, Makefile, etc) to
> generate the doc site?

Hi Jay, the source for the web site documentation is stored in the
Doc/ directory of the source code repository for cpython:


You can follow the instructions for building the documentation from source here:


The Dev Guide in general may also help with obtaining the source:



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