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YARD(1) 																   YARD(1)

yard - documentation tool for Ruby SYNOPSIS
yard command [options] DESCRIPTION
yard is an extensible documentation generation tool for the Ruby programming language. It enables the user to generate consistent, usable documentation that can be exported to a number of formats very easily, and also supports extending for custom Ruby constructs such as custom class level definitions. Below are listed the commands that can be passed to the yard on the command line. For more details about a command, use yard help command from the command line. COMMANDS
config Views or edits current global configuration diff Returns the object diff of two gems or .yardoc files doc Generates documentation. yardoc(1) is a synonym of yard doc. gems Builds YARD index for gems graph Graphs class diagram using Graphviz help Retrieves help for a command i18n Generates .pot file from source code and extra documentation list Lists all constant and methods. Uses yard doc --list. ri A tool to view documentation in the console like ri(1). yri(1) is a synonym of yard ri. server Runs a local documentation server stats Prints documentation statistics on a set of files SEE ALSO
yardoc(1), yri(1). AUTHORS
yard has been developed by Loren Segal <>. This manual page has been written for the Debian Project by Cedric Boutillier (but may used by others). 2012-05-06 YARD(1)

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RI(1)							 Ruby Programmers Reference Guide						     RI(1)

ri -- Ruby API reference front end SYNOPSIS
ri [-Ti] [-d directory] [-f format] [--list-doc-dirs] [--no-standard-docs] [--[no-]{system|site|gems|home}] [--[no-]use-cache] [--width=width] [target ...] DESCRIPTION
ri is a CLI front end for the Ruby API reference. You can search and read API reference for classes and methods with ri. ri is a part of Ruby. target can be one of the following forms: Class for classes Class::method for class methods Class#method for instance methods Class.method for both class and instance methods method for both class and instance methods All class names may be abbreviated to their minimum unambiguous form. If a name is ambiguous, all valid options will be listed. For example: ri Fil ri File ri ri zip Note that shell quoting may be required for method names containing punctuation: ri 'Array.[]' ri compact OPTIONS
--version Prints the version of ri. -T --no-pager Send output directly to stdout, rather than to a pager. -d directory --doc-dir=directory List of directories from which to source documentation in addition to the standard directories. May be repeated. -f FORMAT --fmt FORMAT --format=FORMAT Format to use when displaying output: Use 'bs' (backspace) with most pager programs. To use ANSI, either disable the pager or tell the pager to allow control char- acters. -i --interactive This makes go into interactive mode. When is in interactive mode it will allow the user to disambiguate lists of methods in case multiple methods match against a method search string. It also will allow the user to enter in a method name (with auto-completion, if readline is supported) when viewing a class. --list-doc-dirs List the directories from which ri will source documentation on stdout and exit. --no-standard-docs Do not include documentation from the Ruby standard library, site_lib, installed gems, or ~/.rdoc. Equivalent to specifying the options --no-system, --no-site, --no-gems, and --no-home. --[no-]system Include documentation from Ruby's standard library. Defaults to true. --[no-]site Include documentation from libraries installed in site_lib. Defaults to true. --[no-]gems Include documentation from RubyGems. Defaults to true. --[no-]home Include documentation stored in ~/.rdoc. Defaults to true. --[no-]use-cache Whether or not to use 's cache. True by default. -w width --width=width Set the width of the output. ENVIRONMENT
RI Additional options. PAGER Used as the name of pager program for displaying. HOME USERPROFILE HOMEPATH Path to user's home directory. FILES
~/.ri Caches recently referenced documents here. ~/.rdoc Searches user-wide documents here. SEE ALSO
ruby(1) rdoc(1) gem(1) REPORTING BUGS
Security vulnerabilities should be reported via an email to <>. Reported problems will be published after being fixed. And you can report other bugs and feature requests via the Ruby Issue Tracking System ( Do not report security vulnerabilities via the system because it publishes the vulnerabilities immediately. AUTHORS
Written by Dave Thomas <> UNIX
June 1, 2019 UNIX
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