Jack, thanks, what you write makes a whole lot more sense and fits with what I remember of scribble from the last time I scribbled, which was years ago. I am delighted to find that scribble has many more interesting features these days. My answers below:
On Friday, September 29, 2017 at 6:56:13 PM UTC-4, Jack Firth wrote: > > - The `scribble/example` library is meant to replace the legacy > `scribble/eval` library, as the `examples` form provided by > `scribble/example` will make documentation building fail if example code > throws an unexpected error. > Thanks, I'm doing that now. > - Did you add a `scribblings` field to your package's `info.rkt` module? > If so just running `raco setup` from anywhere will render your docs; no > need to `cd` into the right directory and fiddle with the scribble CLI. > Unless you're doing that on purpose, in which case I'm curious why. > I didn't, but it's there, because `raco pkg new` did that for me. As for `raco setup`, it does do a lot, but I just noticed it didn't regenerate my docs when I changed my scribblings/foo.scrbl file. I'm currently trying to figure out how to do just that with resorting to my old contortions. As for why I was doing things the contorted way I was, there was/is one benefit, quick turnaround when I make a small change to the foo.scrbl file and want to see the result immediately. > - It's simpler for package scribblings to import the package > implementation module via its name instead of a relative path, e.g. > `(require foo)` instead of `(require "../main.rkt")`. This means you don't > have to worry about breaking relative paths when moving your documentation > files around, and in particular it makes it easier to extract documentation > into a separate `foo-doc` package if you find you want to do that. > I'm doing that now, I figured that out last night, and it does seem much more sane. -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "Racket Users" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to racket-users+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. For more options, visit https://groups.google.com/d/optout.