Contributing to django-taggit¶
Thank you for taking the time to contribute to django-taggit.
Follow these guidelines to speed up the process.
Reach out before you start¶
Fork the repository¶
Once you have forked this repository to your own GitHub account, install your own fork in your development environment:
git clone firstname.lastname@example.org:<your_fork>/django-taggit.git cd django-taggit python setup.py develop
django-taggit uses tox to run tests:
Follow style conventions (black, flake8, isort)¶
Check that your changes are not breaking the style conventions with:
tox -e black,flake8,isort
Update the documentation¶
If you introduce new features or change existing documented behavior, please remember to update the documentation.
The documentation is located in the
docs directory of the repository.
To do work on the docs, proceed with the following steps:
pip install sphinx sphinx-build -n -W docs docs/_build
Add a changelog line¶
Even when the change is minor, a changelog line is helpful to both describe
the intent of the change, and to give a heads up to people upgrading. You can
add a line in the
(Unreleased) section of
CHANGELOG.rst, along with
any more detailed explanations for more complicated changes.
Send pull request¶
It is now time to push your changes to GitHub and open a pull request!
These steps need to happen by a release maintainer.
To make a release, the following needs to happen:
Make sure that
setup.cfgis set up properly w/r/t Python and Django requirements
Make sure the documentation (
docs/index.rst) also describes the right Python/Django versions
Bump the version number in
Update the changelog (making sure to add the (Unreleased) section to the top)
Get those changes onto the
Tag the commit with the version number
CI should then upload a release to be verified through Jazzband