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VOTCA_HELP2DOC(1) General Commands Manual VOTCA_HELP2DOC(1)


votca_help2doc - Part of the VOTCA package


votca_help2doc [OPTIONS]

votca_help2doc [--help]


Convert a Votca CLI's help message to RST or GROFF format.



-h, --help show this help message and exit
-n NAME, --name NAME Name of the tool to extract the help message
-o OUT, --out OUT Output file
-f {rst,groff}, --format {rst,groff}
Output format
--version show program's version number and exit


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