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Subject: Re: [boost] [iterator] Regenerating the iterator docs
From: Edward Diener (eldiener_at_[hidden])
Date: 2015-08-26 07:52:33

On 8/26/2015 6:41 AM, Paul A. Bristow wrote:
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: Boost [mailto:boost-bounces_at_[hidden]] On Behalf Of Edward Diener
>> Sent: 25 August 2015 18:01
>> To: boost_at_[hidden]
>> Subject: Re: [boost] [iterator] Regenerating the iterator docs
>> On 8/25/2015 12:56 PM, Daniel James wrote:
>>> On 24 August 2015 at 19:06, Edward Diener <eldiener_at_[hidden]> wrote:
>>>> I have updated a very small portion of the iterator docs and now I
>>>> need to regenerate the documentation. Evidently despite iterator
>>>> having quickbook documentation the actual documentation presented to
>>>> end-users is created from RST files, python scripts, and make files.
>>>> But I do not see the process of regenerating the docs explained
>>>> anywhere so I am wondering if anyone knows how to do it.
>>> When I've changed them, I think I just used rst2html with the rst
>>> files that I updated.
>> There is also a pdf version of the rst file that needs to be generated.
> A PDF version will come automatically from the Quickbook version - provided any additional info in
> the .rst is converted to doxygen-syntax comments.
> This is safe provided we assume that any inadvertent mistakes in this process will be caught by
> running the test suite. (If they are not, there is something wrong with the tests!)
> I am willing to do this if people think it worthwhile.

If you are willing to do this for the latest iterator docs on 'develop',
and create a PR for the changes, I will approve the PR. As usual let's
do this on 'develop' and afterwards I can merge the changes to 'master'.

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