Sphinx-Needs-Extension is a support package to help developers creating new extensions for Sphinx-Needs more easily.

It mainly provides solutions for:

  • Extensions, which want to provide a service and fetch data via a REST-API



It is released under the BSL 1.1, the Business Source License. Which mostly means the usage is free for private projects, but commercial projects needs to purchase a license.

It is also a Copyleft license, so that extensions using Sphinx-Needs-Extensions most be published under the same BSL 1.1 and a commercial usage of the newly created extension os only possible with a purchased license.

See License for details.