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OpenStack Nova Documentation README

Included documents:

  • developer reference guide(devref)
  • man pages

Building the docs

From the root nova director:

python build_sphinx

Building just the man pages

from the root nova director:

python build_sphinx -b man

Installing the man pages

After building the man pages, they can be found in doc/build/man/. You can install the man page onto your system by following the following steps:

Example for nova-manage:

mkdir /usr/local/man/man1
install -g 0 -o 0 -m 0644 doc/build/man/nova-manage.1  /usr/local/man/man1/nova-manage.1
gzip /usr/local/man/man1/nova-manage.1
man nova-manage
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