This chapter is an introduction and reference for writing documentation using reStructuredText (also referred to as reST).

It is recommended to read (or at least browse through) the Introduction and the general Coding guidelines for reST files first.

Or, use the Cheat sheet: reStructuredText, which contains the most commonly used markup on one page.

We cannot cover every reST markup that is available. For more information, see other resources, such as: