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Rfam Documentation

Documentation Status

This repository is the source of Rfam documentation hosted on Read The Docs.


# create a new virtual environment
virtualenv /path/to/new/rfam-docs-virtualenv

# activate virtual environment
source /path/to/new/rfam-docs-virtualenv/bin/activate

# install Python dependencies
cd /path/to/rfam-docs
pip install -r requirements.txt

# serve documentation locally at
cd docs
sphinx-autobuild source build

How to contribute

Edit on GitHub

  1. Fork the repo or create a new branch
  2. Make changes using GitHub interface
  3. Send a pull request

Edit locally

  1. Fork the repo or create a new branch
  2. Install documentation
  3. Build and view HTML output locally
  4. Make changes
  5. Commit and push to GitHub
  6. Send a pull request


If you have any questions or feedback, feel free to submit a new issue or email us at rfam-help@ebi.ac.uk.