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Getting Involved

Iris is an Open Source project hosted on Github and as such anyone with a GitHub account may create an issue on our Iris GitHub project page for raising:

  • bug reports

  • feature requests

  • documentation improvements

The Iris GitHub project has been configured to use templates for each of the above issue types when creating a new issue to ensure the appropriate information is provided.

A pull request may also be created by anyone who has become a contributor to Iris. Permissions to merge pull requests to the main code base (master) are only given to core developers of Iris, this is to ensure a measure of control.

To get started we suggest reading recent issues and pull requests for Iris.

If you are new to using GitHub we recommend reading the GitHub getting started

Note

For more information on becoming a contributor including a link to the Contributors Licence Agreement (CLA) see the Governance section of the SciTools ogranization web site.