[PyQt] A tool to create "pythonic" Qt help files

Antonio Valentino antonio.valentino at tiscali.it
Mon Feb 23 13:31:03 GMT 2009

Il giorno Mon, 23 Feb 2009 10:11:14 -0200
Roberto Alsina <ralsina at kde.org> ha scritto:

> If you intend to use PyQt's QtHelp support, then maybe you will like
> this tool I did to create Qt Help files from restructured text:
> http://rst2qhc.googlecode.com
> It takes care of creating the XML files describing the structure of
> the docs, inserts keywords, creates TOCs, and more, all starting from
> almost plain text files.
> Use the SVN, it's much bettern that version 0.1, and specially check
> the example to see how it works.
> Hope you like it!

Hi Roberto,
I didn't look at your tool yet.
Some time ago I submitted a patch for sphinx (http://sphinx.pocoo.org/)
to make something very similar to what you described above.

At the moment it still doesn't work very well and it is still

Are you aware of the existence of a qthelp builder for sphinx?
How does your tool compares with sphinx qthelp builder?


Antonio Valentino

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