[Bro-Dev] what are .rst files?

Jonathan Siwek jsiwek at ncsa.illinois.edu
Tue Jul 19 15:03:37 PDT 2011

> > Output from the Documentation framework?

Yes.  (the command line args to toggle it are -Z and --doc-scripts)

> (1) why are these files empty,

because bro crashed at a point point during parsing, but before writing them?

> and (2) why does one of them have the name <internal error>^<stdin>.rst 

The <internal error> part is a bug, it should be called just <stdin>.rst
(meaning generated documentation for scripting given to bro on standard input)

- Jon

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