This module implements a reStructuredText parser. A large subset is implemented. Some features of the markdown wiki syntax are also supported.

Note: Import packages/docutils/rst to use this module


RstParseOption = enum
  roSkipPounds,               ## skip ``#`` at line beginning (documentation
               ## embedded in Nim comments)
  roSupportSmilies,           ## make the RST parser support smilies like ``:)``
  roSupportRawDirective,      ## support the ``raw`` directive (don't support
                        ## it for sandboxing)
  roSupportMarkdown           ## support additional features of markdown
options for the RST parser   Source Edit
RstParseOptions = set[RstParseOption]
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MsgClass = enum
  mcHint = "Hint", mcWarning = "Warning", mcError = "Error"
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MsgKind = enum
  meCannotOpenFile, meExpected, meGridTableNotImplemented, meNewSectionExpected,
  meGeneralParseError, meInvalidDirective, mwRedefinitionOfLabel,
  mwUnknownSubstitution, mwUnsupportedLanguage, mwUnsupportedField
the possible messages   Source Edit
MsgHandler = proc (filename: string; line, col: int; msgKind: MsgKind; arg: string) {...}{.
    closure, gcsafe.}
what to do in case of an error   Source Edit
FindFileHandler = proc (filename: string): string {...}{.closure, gcsafe.}
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EParseError = object of ValueError
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proc whichMsgClass(k: MsgKind): MsgClass {...}{.raises: [], tags: [].}
returns which message class k belongs to.   Source Edit
proc defaultMsgHandler(filename: string; line, col: int; msgkind: MsgKind; arg: string) {...}{.
    procvar, raises: [ValueError, EParseError, IOError], tags: [WriteIOEffect].}
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proc defaultFindFile(filename: string): string {...}{.procvar, raises: [],
    tags: [ReadDirEffect].}
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proc addNodes(n: PRstNode): string {...}{.raises: [], tags: [].}
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proc rstnodeToRefname(n: PRstNode): string {...}{.raises: [], tags: [].}
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proc getFieldValue(n: PRstNode): string {...}{.raises: [], tags: [].}

Returns the value of a specific rnField node.

This proc will assert if the node is not of the expected type. The empty string will be returned as a minimum. Any value in the rst will be stripped form leading/trailing whitespace.

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proc getFieldValue(n: PRstNode; fieldname: string): string {...}{.raises: [], tags: [].}
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proc getArgument(n: PRstNode): string {...}{.raises: [], tags: [].}
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proc rstParse(text, filename: string; line, column: int; hasToc: var bool;
             options: RstParseOptions; findFile: FindFileHandler = nil;
             msgHandler: MsgHandler = nil): PRstNode {...}{.raises: [Exception],
    tags: [ReadEnvEffect, RootEffect].}
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