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Use EpyDoc to build documentation for python modules

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This buildout recipe generates epydoc documentation for you project

Usage Instructions

Let’s say you have a package called ezineserver. In the buildout.cfg file of your package, add a docs section that looks like this:

recipe = z3c.recipe.epydoc
eggs =
doc = ezineserver

Be sure to include it in the parts, as in:

develop = .
parts = docs

Now you can rerun buildout. The recipe will have created an executable script in the bin directory called docs.

This script will run the epydoc documentation generation tool on your source code.

To generate documentation simply run docs script:

$ ./bin/docs

This generates all the documentation for you and placed it in the parts directory. You can then open it up in firefox and take a look:

$ firefox parts/docs/index.html

And that’s it!

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