Welcome to rstview’s documentation!

This is a simple Django application around docutils to parse reStructuredText markup.


Version 0.3.0 have major backward changes, see details in documentation changelogs.


  • Either Html4 or Htmls5 writers available;
  • Custom reporter to validate source;
  • Dedicated view to make a page from a rst source;
  • Template tag to parse reStructuredText markup;
  • Comes with unittests;


  • Django >= 1.7;
  • docutils >= 0.7;
  • Optionnaly (but recommended): Pygments >= 1.2.x to have highlighted syntax in your sourcecode blocks;