[SciPy-Dev] class.rst information and bug with the newer sphinx?

Skipper Seabold jsseabold@gmail....
Sun Nov 28 19:33:16 CST 2010


On Sun, Nov 28, 2010 at 7:49 PM,  <josef.pktd@gmail.com> wrote:
> On Sun, Nov 28, 2010 at 7:03 PM, Skipper Seabold <jsseabold@gmail.com> wrote:
>> I've been playing around a bit with numpy/scipy's
>> doc/source/_templates/autosummary/class.rst.  First does this still
>> work as expected with the newer sphinx?  See for instance the method
>> of the dtype class for numpy 1.4 (assumed built with older sphinx
>> before 1.0?) and numpy 1.5
>>
>> http://docs.scipy.org/doc/numpy-1.4.x/reference/generated/numpy.dtype.html#numpy.dtype
>> http://docs.scipy.org/doc/numpy-1.5.x/reference/generated/numpy.dtype.html#numpy.dtype
>>
>> The newbyteorder method does not have a summary in the 1.5 version.
>>
>> Second, Is there anywhere to get more information on the autosummary templates?
>>
>> This covers layout.html <http://sphinx.pocoo.org/templating.html#templating>
>> This mentions the possible files
>> <http://sphinx.pocoo.org/ext/autosummary.html?highlight=templating#customizing-templates>
>> but I am missing the details.  In
>> <http://svn.scipy.org/svn/numpy/trunk/doc/source/_templates/autosummary/class.rst>
>> where do the lines
>>
>>      {% for item in methods %}
>>         {{ name }}.{{ item }}
>>
>>
>> come from?  Specifically, where does 'name' come from?  Is this from
>> Python, Sphinx, Numpy extension, or Jinja?  Any help to demystify this
>> would be appreciated.
>
> in
> Sphinx-1.0.5\sphinx\ext\autosummary\generate.py
>
> ns collects the description and methods, ... for an object, e.g. for a
> class, this is given as argument to the
> template:
>
>          rendered = template.render(**ns)
>
> which does the actual rendering of template plus info in `ns` to string.
> The template is supposed to produce valid rst with sphinx
> instructions. I don't know where the HACK came from.
>

Ah, thanks, I never would've found that...  HACK is ignored as a
comment I believe, though the indentation is not correct style-wise,
hence the warnings.

http://sphinx.pocoo.org/rest.html#explicit-markup


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