[Numpy-discussion] Stricter numpydoc validation
ralf.gommers at gmail.com
Tue Jul 16 11:12:13 EDT 2019
On Tue, Jul 16, 2019 at 4:23 AM Gael Varoquaux <
gael.varoquaux at normalesup.org> wrote:
> > The one thing I worry about is maintenance burden, where numpydoc is
> > spread a little bit thin -- would any of the Pandas developers be
> willing to
> > maintain it?
> Any reason that this is not done in sphinx, with the napoleon extension?
> I would hope that this can increase the number of people likely to help
Just history. Numpydoc came first, most projects rely on it. Napoleon came
way later and then did its own numpy docstring support rather than
contribute to numpydoc or propose a merge.
If someone wants to figure out how compatible these two implementations are
and whether they can be merged, that would be really welcome.
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