ANN: New PEP Format: reStructuredText

Robin Becker robin at
Sun Sep 1 04:46:37 EDT 2002

In article <mailman.1030831309.22494.python-list at>, Richard
Jones <rjones at> writes
>On Sun, 1 Sep 2002 12:22 am, Robin Becker wrote:
>> .
>> ....
>> >But if it strictly stays limited to PEPs, the cost might be higher than
>> >the benefits.  It ought to aim some wider scope of applicability.
>> Well I think I can say that if anyone brings the reStructuredText -->
>> pythonpoint translator to reasonable fruition then it would appear as a
>> working demo on ie paste in your text, get back your
>> pdf slides. That would be a good advert for python and reportlab.
>This is done in the docutils sandbox under the richard/pythonpoint directory. 
>I had this working ages ago (back in March, I think) but hadn't updated it 
>when David merged the dps and restructuredtext projects to form the docutils 
>project. That's done now.
>    Richard
So does this appear as a CGI somewhere or should I go ahead and make a
working demo?
Robin Becker

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