[Python-Dev] PEP 287: reStructuredText Standard Docstring Format

David Goodger goodger@users.sourceforge.net
Sat, 06 Apr 2002 10:04:06 -0500

David Abrahams wrote:
> Is it just me, or are docstrings less-convenient than comments?

How do you mean?

> Any thought given to reST-processing a module's comments?

HappyDoc does this, in addition to docstrings.  Docutils hasn't gotten that
far yet, and before it does I intend to analyze HappyDoc thoroughly.

David Goodger    goodger@users.sourceforge.net    Open-source projects:
 - Python Docstring Processing System: http://docstring.sourceforge.net
 - reStructuredText: http://structuredtext.sourceforge.net
 - The Go Tools Project: http://gotools.sourceforge.net