Author: Kumar McMillan


        It provides several utilities for achieving a *fixed state* when testing 
Python programs.  Specifically, these utilities setup / teardown databases and 
work with temporary file systems.

You may want to start by reading the `End User Documentation`_.

.. _End User Documentation:

If you are reading this from a `source checkout`_ then you may want to build the documentation locally.  Install `Sphinx`_ then run::

    cd /path/to/fixture/source
    cd docs
    make html

Then open ``build/html/index.html`` in your web browser.  If that fails, you can read the reST files starting at ``docs/source/index.rst``

.. _source checkout:
.. _Sphinx: