OpenDP is a community effort, and we welcome your contributions!
Ways to Contribute#
There are many ways to contribute to OpenDP:
OpenDP development takes place on GitHub. In order to contribute, you’ll need a GitHub account.
Submitting Pull Requests#
Here’s how to make a pull request to OpenDP.
Find or Create a GitHub Issue#
Go to opendp/opendp#issues and find an issue to work on. Leave a comment to indicate your interest. You are also welcome to create a new issue.
Create a New Branch off the main Branch#
Your branch should have a short name that includes the issue followed by a short description such as
Commit Your Change to Your New Branch#
In the first line of your commit, please include the issue number you are addressing such as “fixed typo in readme #123”.
Rebase as Needed#
If new commits have been added to the main branch, please rebase to help maintain a clean history.
Push Your Branch to GitHub#
This will be a
git push or equivalent.
Make a Pull Request#
After making your pull request, please check back for feedback from the core developers.