mdoc-validate - Man Page

Validate XML documents against a schema


mdoc validate [Options]* PATHS+


mdoc validate validates the specified PATHS against a specified format schema.



The documentation format to validate PATHS against.  Supported formats include: ecma.

See the Formats section below for more information about these formats.

The default format (if none is specified) is ecma.

-h,  -?,  --help

Display a help message and exit.


The following documentation formats are supported:


The Mono ECMA Documentation Format validates all output generated by mdoc-update(1) against an XML schema, including the index.xml, ns-*.xml, and NamespaceName/TypeName.xml files.

See mdoc(5) for details about this file format.


To validate the mdoc-update(1) output stored within a directory (and all documentation within that directory, recursively), use:

    mdoc validate /path/to/ecma/docs

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Referenced By

mdoc(1), mdoc-update(1), mdvalidater(1).