[OpenLayers-Dev] Docs Refactored to use Sphinx

Tim Schaub tschaub at opengeo.org
Tue Dec 23 18:42:05 EST 2008


Christopher Schmidt wrote:
> After playing with Sphinx for a couple other reasons, I have decided
> that not using Sphinx for our documentation builds was a complete
> mistake, and have changed the OpenLayers build process to use it.
> What this means:
>  * The URLs or the docs we had have now changed, as has the layout,
>    slightly. I'm sorry for that, but hopefully it will be a one-time
>    change.
>  * The docs can easily be built with Sphinx. Simply:
>    easy_install Sphinx (possibly with sudo)
>    svn co http://svn.openlayers.org/trunk/doc
>    cd doc
>    make html
>    This will create a directory of documentation for you.

Nice!  Thanks for the work on this Chris.


> Information on sphinx is available from:
>   http://sphinx.pocoo.org/
> Regards,

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