Best way to document Python code...
vatamane at gmail.com
Wed Jan 24 23:15:47 CET 2007
Epydoc is the way to go. You can even choose between various formating
standards (including javadoc ) and customize the output using CSS.
On Jan 22, 7:51 pm, "Stuart D. Gathman" <stu... at bmsi.com> wrote:
> On Mon, 22 Jan 2007 17:35:18 -0500, Stuart D. Gathman wrote:
> > The HTML generated by pydoc doesn't link to standard modules properly.
> > They are generated as relative links. So it can't be used without
> > modification for generating docs for a web page about a python package.
> > I'm struggling with the same issue. Coding Python is so much easier than
> > Java. However documenting Java is so much easier than Python. Just
> > include doc comments, run javadoc, and voila!Wow! I just tried epydoc, and it is every bit as easy as javadoc and
> with similar output. Too bad it isn't standard. But the comments and
> docstrings it parses work fine with pydoc also.
> Stuart D. Gathman <stu... at bmsi.com>
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