Commit 4d01460e authored by Joel Nider's avatar Joel Nider Committed by Jonathan Corbet

docs-rst: doc-guide: Minor grammar fixes

While using this guide to learn the new documentation method, I saw
a few phrases that I felt could be improved. These small changes
improve the grammar and choice of words to further enhance the
installation instructions.
Signed-off-by: default avatarJoel Nider <joeln@il.ibm.com>
Acked-by: default avatarMike Rapoport <rppt@linux.ibm.com>
Acked-by: default avatarMatthew Wilcox <willy@infradead.org>
Signed-off-by: default avatarJonathan Corbet <corbet@lwn.net>
parent 80a76c72
......@@ -27,8 +27,8 @@ Sphinx Install
==============
The ReST markups currently used by the Documentation/ files are meant to be
built with ``Sphinx`` version 1.3 or upper. If you're desiring to build
PDF outputs, it is recommended to use version 1.4.6 or upper.
built with ``Sphinx`` version 1.3 or higher. If you desire to build
PDF output, it is recommended to use version 1.4.6 or higher.
There's a script that checks for the Sphinx requirements. Please see
:ref:`sphinx-pre-install` for further details.
......@@ -37,15 +37,15 @@ Most distributions are shipped with Sphinx, but its toolchain is fragile,
and it is not uncommon that upgrading it or some other Python packages
on your machine would cause the documentation build to break.
A way to get rid of that is to use a different version than the one shipped
on your distributions. In order to do that, it is recommended to install
A way to avoid that is to use a different version than the one shipped
with your distributions. In order to do so, it is recommended to install
Sphinx inside a virtual environment, using ``virtualenv-3``
or ``virtualenv``, depending on how your distribution packaged Python 3.
.. note::
#) Sphinx versions below 1.5 don't work properly with Python's
docutils version 0.13.1 or upper. So, if you're willing to use
docutils version 0.13.1 or higher. So, if you're willing to use
those versions, you should run ``pip install 'docutils==0.12'``.
#) It is recommended to use the RTD theme for html output. Depending
......@@ -82,7 +82,7 @@ output.
PDF and LaTeX builds
--------------------
Such builds are currently supported only with Sphinx versions 1.4 and upper.
Such builds are currently supported only with Sphinx versions 1.4 and higher.
For PDF and LaTeX output, you'll also need ``XeLaTeX`` version 3.14159265.
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