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Project description

hieroglyph is an extension for Sphinx which builds HTML5 slides from ReStructured Text documents.


Add hieroglyph as a Sphinx extension to your configuration:

extensions = [

Build your slides:

$ sphinx -b html5slides output/slides

You make optionally want to add the following to your Makefile:

        $(SPHINXBUILD) -b html5slides $(ALLSPHINXOPTS) $(BUILDDIR)/slides
        @echo "Build finished. The HTML slides are in $(BUILDDIR)/slides."

Document Structure

First and second level headings become slides


hieroglyph is made available under a BSD license; see LICENSE for details.

Included slide CSS and javascript licensed under the Apache Public License. See



Release date: UNRELEASED

  • Initial implementation of builder and writer.

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