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Alabaster for MkDocs

Original Alabaster is a visually (c)lean, responsive, configurable theme for the Sphinx documentation system. It began as a third-party theme, but as of Sphinx 1.3, Alabaster is an install-time dependency of Sphinx and is selected as the default theme, and is used in projects such as, or

This is a port of Alabaster for the MkDocs static site generator.


  • Navigation and TOC
  • Search
  • Customizable sidebar (planned)