Contribution guidelines

Get a development environment

# Get the source.
hg clone
cd django-formrenderingtools/
# Install.
make develop
# You can run the tests!
make test

If everything went fine, you have a everything you need in the folder. Have a look at the provided Makefile for details.

If a problem occurred, look at the provided Makefile. It is the live install-for-development documentation.


  • Create issues, preferably before starting to hack, so that we can discuss as soon as possible.
  • Work in branches, ideally one branch per issue.
  • Write tests and run them with make test.
  • Write documentation in docs/. Build it with make documentation.
  • Update the demo project in demo/.