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SPHINX-APIDOC(1)						      Sphinx							  SPHINX-APIDOC(1)

sphinx-apidoc - Sphinx API doc generator tool
sphinx-apidoc [options] -o <outputdir> <sourcedir> [pathnames ...]
sphinx-apidoc is a tool for automatic generation of Sphinx sources that, using the autodoc extension, document a whole package in the style of other automatic API documentation tools. sourcedir must point to a Python package. Any pathnames given are paths to be excluded from the generation.
-o <outputdir> Directory to place the output files. If it does not exist, it is created. -f, --force Usually, apidoc does not overwrite files, unless this option is given. -n, --dry-run If given, apidoc does not create any files. -s <suffix> Suffix for the source files generated, default is rst. -d <maxdepth> Maximum depth for the generated table of contents file. -T, --no-toc Do not create a table of contents file. -F, --full If given, a full Sphinx project is generated (, Makefile etc.) using sphinx-quickstart. These options are used with -F: -H <project> Project name to put into the configuration. -A <author> Author name(s) to put into the configuration. -V <version> Project version. -R <release> Project release.
Etienne Desautels, <>, Georg Brandl <> et al.
2007-2011, Georg Brandl 1.1.3 June 10, 2014 SPHINX-APIDOC(1)