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Subject: Re: [Boost-build] [doc] Sphinx.
From: aaron_at_[hidden]
Date: 2017-08-09 14:12:32

> Ok, looking at the features of Sphinx more closely now.. Since there are various people here knowledgeable about Sphinx.
> More questions..
> Does Sphinx support output to docbook?
Not natively, but it should be possible to write a converter:
I think the basic process is to run sphinx with the XML builder and then transform that XML to docbook XML.
My question would be: why do this?
Is this for PDF support?
It looks like there is a builder that can be used to produce PDF output:
However, it requires Python3.3+
How important is PDF support? Just curious as I typically only use HTML for documentation.
> Does Sphinx support *configurable* HTML output? I.e. can I use my own HTML templates directly to change the output structure and style?
Yes. You can create your own theme and use that:
Some existing sphinx themes:

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