Nudge needed for rst to html

Tim Golden mail at
Thu Sep 6 13:45:04 CEST 2007

Stefan Rank wrote:

> on 06.09.2007 13:16 Tim Golden said the following:
>> I'm a bit embarrassed about this, but I've scoured
>> the docutils docs and I can't seem to work out how
>> to take a block of ReStructuredText and output a
>> raw HTML fragment, ideally without a surrounding
>> document or embedded/linked css etc. (I'm trying
>> to allow rst in our helpdesk system which can render
>> nicely on the web version and be readable in text).

> try this::
>    import docutils.core
>    parts = docutils.core.publish_parts("Hello!", writer_name="html")
>    html = parts['body']
> tfm:

Exactly the nudge I needed. Thanks very much, Stefan.


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