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Build Documentation

This page explains how to build the documentation from source.


You will need:

  • waf - The waf build system.
  • Sphinx - The Sphinx documentation system.


Most UNIX distributions have a package for Sphinx. For manual installation refer to the Install Page on the Sphinx website.

Windows users can find detailed instructions on the Sphinx Website.

Getting Source

The source is located at:


Each document can be built on its own by entering the directory and typing:

  # waf configure
  # waf build

There is a general book document that will include all documentation available into one giant book.