[IPython-dev] .. hint:: not support in HTML docs?

Brian Granger ellisonbg.net at gmail.com
Mon May 12 20:19:12 EDT 2008


Can you retry with the latest stable of Sphinx?  (That is what I am
using and it worked fine)


On Mon, May 12, 2008 at 5:35 PM, Robert Kern <robert.kern at gmail.com> wrote:
> I'm trying to build the HTML docs for ipython0 using SVN Sphinx and docutils. It
>  falls over on the .. hint:: node in install.txt.
>  writing output... index install Exception occurred:
>    File "/Users/rkern/src/docutils-svn/docutils/docutils/nodes.py", line 1560,
>  in unknown_visit
>      % (self.__class__, node.__class__.__name__))
>  NotImplementedError: sphinx.htmlwriter.SmartyPantsHTMLTranslator visiting
>  unknown node type: hint
>  The full traceback has been saved in
>  /var/folders/ZI/ZIYcWiesHNix8+QqtBdmWk+++TI/-Tmp-/sphinx-err-6V2z9g.log, if you
>  want to report the issue to the author.
>  Please also report this if it was a user error, so that a better error message
>  can be provided next time.
>  Send reports to sphinx-dev at googlegroups.com. Thanks!
>  make: *** [html] Error 1
>  It's looking for a visit_hint() method in the writer. However, it appears that
>  only the LaTeX writers in docutils and Sphinx even *have* a visit_hint() method.
>  Has anyone else managed to build the ipython0 documentation in HTML format?
>  --
>  Robert Kern
>  "I have come to believe that the whole world is an enigma, a harmless enigma
>   that is made terrible by our own mad attempt to interpret it as though it had
>   an underlying truth."
>    -- Umberto Eco
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