where files can be be either Python modules, package directories or ordinary directories.
This manual page documents briefly the
This manual page was written for the Debian distribution
because the original program does not have a manual page.
Instead, it has documentation provided in the file /usr/share/doc/eric/README-eric4-doc.txt.gz in plain text format.
eric4-doc is the documentation generator of the eric4 IDE. Source code documentation may be included as ordinary Python doc-strings or as documentation comments. For Quixote Template file (PTL) only documentation comments are available due to the inner workings of Quixote. Documentation comments start with the string ###, followed by the contents and ended by ###. Every line of the documentation comments contents must start with a # (see example below).
These programs follow the usual GNU command line syntax, with long
options starting with two dashes (`-').
A summary of options is included below.
For a complete description, see the Info files.
-p prefix or --prefix=prefix
Prepend given prefix to file names.
-o directory or --outdir=directory
Generate files in the named directory.
-R, -r or --recursive
Perform a recursive search for Python files.
-x directory or --exclude=directory
Specify a directory basename to be excluded.
This option may be repeated multiple times.