Hotdoc module

This module provides helper functions for generating documentation using hotdoc.

Added 0.48.0

Usage

To use this module, just do: hotdoc = import('hotdoc'). The following functions will then be available as methods on the object with the name hotdoc. You can, of course, replace the name hotdoc with anything else.

hotdoc.generate_doc()

Generates documentation using hotdoc and installs it into $prefix/share/doc/html.

Positional argument:

  • project_name: The name of the hotdoc project

Keyworded arguments:

  • sitemap (string or file) (required): The hotdoc sitemap file
  • index (string or file) (required): Location of the index file
  • dependencies(targets): Targets on which the documentation generation depends on.
  • subprojects: A list of HotdocTarget that are used as subprojects for hotdoc to generate the documentation.
  • ... Any argument of hotdoc can be used replacing dashes (-) with underscores (_). For a full list of available parameters, just have a look at hotdoc help.

Returns:

HotdocTarget: A custom_target with the following extra methods:

  • config_path: Path to the generated hotdoc configuration file.

hotdoc.has_extensions()

Positional arguments:

  • ...: The hotdoc extension names to look for

No keyworded arguments

Returns: true if all the extensions where found, false otherwise.

Example

hotdoc = import('hotdoc')

hotdoc.generate_doc('foobar',
  project_version: '0.1',
  sitemap: 'sitemap.txt',
  index: 'index.md',
  c_sources: ['path/to/file.c'],
  c_smart_index: true,
  languages: ['c'],
  install: true,
)

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