ANN: The Python Manual Index

Thomas Heller
Fri, 19 Apr 2002 17:10:55 +0200

Hi, folks.

A new Python-powered search engine is online at

It searches for keywords in the Python manuals at

The script can also be downloaded, and can be configured to search HTML manual
pages installed locally. The keyword index is build on the fly.
It can also (probably) be easily integrated in your editor/ide to provide
context sensitive help.

Mark Hammond has integrated an interface to this keyword search in his cool
Mozilla/Netscape sidebar he recently announced: