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famous-doc-generator v0.8.0

Documentation generator.


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npm install famous-doc-generator

or if you would like to install from source

git clone
cd doc-generator
npm link


  --base=[path] The directory to start searching from
  --out=[path] The directory where the compiled templates will write to.
  --ignore=[paths **OPTIONAL**] Add a directory nested underneath the base directory to ignore.
  --outData=[path **OPTIONAL**] Path where the json data will be saved. Useful to debug templates
  --pathPrefix=[path **OPTIONAL**] All asset pathing will get this prefix.
  --headerTemplate=[path **OPTIONAL**] Header partial to include.
  --footerTemplate=[path **OPTIONAL**] Footer partial to include.
  --template=[path **OPTIONAL**] Path to a complete custom template. This template will be run against every file found.
  --markdown [**OPTIONAL**] Output markdown instead of html.
  --createIndex [**OPTIONAL**] Create an index.html file in the root of the output directory.
  --createPartials [**OPTIONAL**] Compile html partials to the output directory. Usefull for consumption by another templating system.

Ignoring multiple directories

famous-doc-generator --base=./lib --ignore=./lib/famous --ignore=./lib/famous/core


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