[SciPy-dev] docstrings in class.__init__
Thu May 7 10:08:03 CDT 2009
On Thu, May 7, 2009 at 11:02 AM, <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> I just looked at the spline classes in scipy.interpolate.
> The docstring for the constructor is in the __init__ method, however
> this is currently not captured by the sphinx documentation.
> example: http://docs.scipy.org/scipy/docs/scipy.interpolate.fitpack2.UnivariateSpline/#scipy-interpolate-univariatespline
> Is it possible to automatically add the __init__ docstring to the
> class docstring, or should we copy or move them over, or add __init__
> method explicitly to the .rst files to be scanned by sphinx?
> help(interpolate.LSQUnivariateSpline) doesn't have this problem, as
> discussed last year.
or can we use
.. autoclass:: Noodle
:members: eat, slurp
in the automatic summary
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