Basic method to contribute a change¶
Dyndnsc is under active development, and contributions are more than welcome!
Check for open issues or open a fresh issue to start a discussion around a bug on the issue tracker.
Fork the repository and start making your changes to a new branch.
Write a test which shows that the bug was fixed.
Send a pull request and bug the maintainer until it gets merged and published. :) Make sure to add yourself to AUTHORS.
Idioms to keep in mind¶
keep amount of external dependencies low, i.e. if it can be done using the standard library, do it using the standard library
do not prefer specific operating systems, i.e. even if we love Linux, we shall not make other suffer from our personal choice
Also, keep these PEP 20 idioms in mind:
Beautiful is better than ugly.
Explicit is better than implicit.
Simple is better than complex.
Complex is better than complicated.