Transition to pydoctor

From epydoc

If you are looking for a successor to epydoc after moving to Python 3, pydoctor is the right tool for your project!

  • pydoctor dropped support for the X{} tag. All other epytext markup syntax should be fully supported.

From pdoc3

  • pydoctor do not support Markdown docstrings. The easiest is to use restructuredtext docstring format as they are sharing numerous markup syntax.

  • pydoctor can only generate HTML, if you are using Markdown output, consider using pdocs.

  • All references to __pdoc__ module variable should be deleted as they are not supported. If you dynamically generated documentation, you should create a separate script and include it’s output with an .. include:: directive.