mdoc-validate man page

mdoc validate — 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).