Sectiondoc: Docstring section rendering sphinx extension
The sectiondoc extension parses the function and class docstrings as they are retrieved by the autodoc extension and renders the section blocks into sphinx friendly rst. The extension shares similarities with alternatives (such as numpydoc) but aims at reflecting the original form of the docstring and support project specific customizations.
Key features of sectiondoc are:
- Do not change the order of sections.
- Allow sphinx directives between (and inside) section blocks.
- Custom rendering styles
Sectiondoc should work with sphinx >= 0.4 that provides
The sectiondoc extension lives at Github. You can clone the repository using:
$ git clone https://github.com/enthought/sectiondoc.git
sectiondoc from pypi using pip:
$ pip install sectiondoc
Install the latest developing version using:
$ pip install git+https://github.com/enthought/sectiondoc.git#egg=sectiondoc
Styles can be selected by referencing in
conf.py the module they are defined:
extensions = [ ..., 'sectiondoc.styles.legacy', ..., ]