tool for producing documentation for Python projects

Sphinx is a tool for producing documentation for Python projects, using reStructuredText as markup language.

Sphinx features:

  • HTML, CHM, LaTeX output,
  • Cross-referencing source code,
  • Automatic indices,
  • Code highlighting, using Pygments,
  • Extensibility. Existing extensions:
  • automatic testing of code snippets,
  • including doctrings from Python modules.

Maintainer information

This software package is maintained for (Neuro)Debian by the follow individuals and/or groups:

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NeuroDebian Maintainers
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Jakub Wilk
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Debian Python Modules Team

In order to get support, or to get in touch with a maintainer, please click the ‘Help’ button at the top of the page.

Advanced user information

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Package availability chart
Distribution Base version Our version Architectures
Debian GNU/Linux 6.0 (squeeze) 0.6.6-3+squeeze1 1.0.7-2~nd60+1 i386, amd64, sparc
Debian GNU/Linux 7.0 (wheezy) 1.1.3+dfsg-4 1.0.7-2~nd70+1 i386, amd64, sparc
Debian GNU/Linux 8.0 (jessie) 1.2.3+dfsg-1 1.0.7-2~nd70+1 i386, amd64, sparc
Debian testing (stretch) 1.3.1-5 1.0.7-2~nd70+1+nd90+1 i386, amd64, sparc
Debian unstable (sid) 1.3.1-5 1.0.7-2~nd+1 i386, amd64
Ubuntu 10.04 LTS “Lucid Lynx” (lucid) 0.6.4-1 1.0.7-2~nd10.04+1 i386, amd64
Ubuntu 12.04 LTS “Precise Pangolin” (precise) 1.1.3+dfsg-2ubuntu2    
Ubuntu 14.04 “Trusty Tahr” (trusty) 1.2.2+dfsg-1ubuntu1    
Ubuntu 14.10 “Utopic Unicorn” (utopic) 1.2.2+dfsg-1ubuntu2    
Ubuntu 15.04 “Vivid Vervet” (vivid) 1.2.3+dfsg-1ubuntu2    
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