python-sphinx Getting started with python-sphinx Installation or Setup


Since Sphinx is available on the Python Package Index, it can be installed using pip:

pip install Sphinx

or you can also install using easy_install

easy_install -U sphinx

Then you can check that it has been correctly installed by executing the following command:

> sphinx-quickstart --version
Sphinx v1.4.1

Before proceeding ahead you need to follow certain code style for python PEP 8. If you have followed PEP 8 guideline then you can define document structure in sphinx and start building your documentation.