[IPython-dev] AttributeError when running sphinx docs
Sat Aug 11 00:01:37 CDT 2012
On Fri, Aug 10, 2012 at 8:28 PM, Fernando Perez <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On Fri, Aug 10, 2012 at 8:12 PM, Brian Granger <email@example.com> wrote:
>> Yes, it completely fails. I am attaching the log of the TB that
>> finally kills it.
> Argh.. No clue. I compared my versions and I have almost everything
> the same as you, except sphinx is 1.1.3 for me, but I doubt that tiny
> version delta is the issue here.
I wonder if it is that I use setup.py develop?
> One option would be to get rid of our auto-generated API docs. I'm
> reluctant to do this because that's the kind of thing that we never
> know who may regularly use them and we've had them for years. But I
> personally never use them, and they are the source of most of our
> build time as well as most of the errors and warnings. A bit brutal
> of a solution, but it would go a long way to making this more
> manageable. Thoughts?
We could get rid of that until we can clean up the build. I do like
having the auto-generated API docs though.
>> Yep, silent errors like that are horrible. Can we set a flag to cause
>> warnings to halt the build?
> Yup, call the build with -W:
> The problem is that right now that's so depressing to do that we have
> all just stuck our collective heads in the sand :)
>> We currently have this category, and it is logically sound. But these
>> days the notebook almost belongs at the top-level. But it does share
>> a lot with the other frontends. Maybe organize this "interactive"
>> section according to components: qtconsole, terminal, notebook,
>> kernel. But the kernel is more of a dev level thing.
>> I think we are ready to get rid of the plugin stuff. I will check on
>> that are submit a PR.
>> I almost think that the dev guide should be done as a github wiki -
>> basically use github for everything dev related. I think that will
>> encourage more people to keep those docs updated.
> I'd be up for that. And we've had the conversation about getting rid
> of our wiki in favor of a github one, we might as well make that
> decision with this in mind... Though probably in a separate thread to
> keep the conversation manageable.
>> Yes, but for now I would be happy being able to build the docs, errors
>> and all ;-(
> I know, I wish I knew what was going on for you. I'm assuming you did
> a make clean first, right? I've had in the past (years ago) to debug
> one of those, and all I remember is that it was a pain and put me in a
> bad mood...
Yes, I did make clean. Don't feel up to it tonight.
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