This is a pre-production deployment of Warehouse, however changes made here WILL affect the production instance of PyPI.
Latest Version Dependencies status unknown Test status unknown Test coverage unknown
Project Description

sphinx-autodoc-napoleon-typehints

This extension allows you to use Python 3 annotations for documenting acceptable argument types and return value types of functions. This allows you to use type hints in a very natural fashion, allowing you to migrate from this:

def format_unit(value, unit):
    """
    Formats the given value as a human readable string using the given units.

    :param float|int value: a numeric value
    :param str unit: the unit for the value (kg, m, etc.)
    :rtype: str
    """
    return '{} {}'.format(value, unit)

to this:

from typing import Union

def format_unit(value: Union[float, int], unit: str) -> str:
    """
    Formats the given value as a human readable string using the given units.

    :param value: a numeric value
    :param unit: the unit for the value (kg, m, etc.)
    """
    return '{} {}'.format(value, unit)

There is also support for google docstrings or numpy docstrings with help of the napoleon napoleon sphinx extention. This means that even docstrings like this:

def format_unit_google(self, value: Union[float, int], unit: str, test: Optional[Union[Iterable, str]]) -> str:
    """
    Formats the given value as a human readable string using the given units.

    Args:
        value: a numeric value
        unit: the unit for the value (kg, m, etc.)
        test: bla bla blathe unit for the value (kg, m, etc.)

    Returns:
       This function returns something of
       value: and does not overwrite this part.
    """
    return '{} {}'.format(value, unit)

def format_unit_numpy(self, value: Union[float, int], unit: str, test: Optional[Union[Iterable, str]]) -> str:
    """
    Formats the given value as a human readable string using the given units.

    Parameters
    ----------
    value: a numeric value
    unit: the unit for the value (kg, m, etc.)
    test: bla bla blathe unit for the value (kg, m, etc.)

    Returns
    -------
    This function returns something of
    value: and does not overwrite this part.
    """
    return '{} {}'.format(value, unit)

the result for which is the same as above

Installation and setup

First, use pip to download and install the extension:

$ pip install sphinx-autodoc-napoleon-typehints

Then, add the extension to your conf.py:

extensions = [
    'sphinx.ext.autodoc',
    'sphinx_autodoc_napoleon_typehints'
]

How it works

The extension listens to the autodoc-process-signature and autodoc-process-docstring Sphinx events. In the former, it strips the annotations from the function signature. In the latter, it injects the appropriate :type argname: and :rtype: directives into the docstring.

Only arguments that have an existing :param: directive in the docstring get their respective :type: directives added. The :rtype: directive is added if and only if no existing :rtype: is found.

This extension does not currently have any configuration options.

Release History

Release History

2.1.4

This version

History Node

TODO: Figure out how to actually get changelog content.

Changelog content for this version goes here.

Donec et mollis dolor. Praesent et diam eget libero egestas mattis sit amet vitae augue. Nam tincidunt congue enim, ut porta lorem lacinia consectetur. Donec ut libero sed arcu vehicula ultricies a non tortor. Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit.

Show More

2.0.3

History Node

TODO: Figure out how to actually get changelog content.

Changelog content for this version goes here.

Donec et mollis dolor. Praesent et diam eget libero egestas mattis sit amet vitae augue. Nam tincidunt congue enim, ut porta lorem lacinia consectetur. Donec ut libero sed arcu vehicula ultricies a non tortor. Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit.

Show More

2.0.1

History Node

TODO: Figure out how to actually get changelog content.

Changelog content for this version goes here.

Donec et mollis dolor. Praesent et diam eget libero egestas mattis sit amet vitae augue. Nam tincidunt congue enim, ut porta lorem lacinia consectetur. Donec ut libero sed arcu vehicula ultricies a non tortor. Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit.

Show More

Download Files

Download Files

TODO: Brief introduction on what you do with files - including link to relevant help section.

File Name & Checksum SHA256 Checksum Help Version File Type Upload Date
sphinx_autodoc_napoleon_typehints-2.1.4-py2.py3-none-any.whl (7.1 kB) Copy SHA256 Checksum SHA256 py2.py3 Wheel Sep 6, 2016
sphinx-autodoc-napoleon-typehints-2.1.4.tar.gz (10.9 kB) Copy SHA256 Checksum SHA256 Source Sep 6, 2016

Supported By

WebFaction WebFaction Technical Writing Elastic Elastic Search Pingdom Pingdom Monitoring Dyn Dyn DNS HPE HPE Development Sentry Sentry Error Logging CloudAMQP CloudAMQP RabbitMQ Heroku Heroku PaaS Kabu Creative Kabu Creative UX & Design Fastly Fastly CDN DigiCert DigiCert EV Certificate Rackspace Rackspace Cloud Servers DreamHost DreamHost Log Hosting