How to Contribute
Interested in contributing to the Airbnb Ruby style guide? Awesome! Here are some guidelines to help you out.
Setting expectations: Although we love hearing from others who are invested in Ruby style, ultimately this style guide is used to dictate the code style within Airbnb. It isn't a community style guide, and as such we may reject issues or PRs that simply don't fit our internal engineering needs.
PRs to the style guide should include a description of the proposal, including
examples of what "good" and "bad" code would look like under the new rule, as
well as a rationale for the rule in question. The description of the rule and
the examples belong in
README.md. If the rationale is anything other than "for
consistency", it should go into a corresponding section in
Style rules that are purely about consistency do not need rationales.
Individual rules should include, after the description of the rule, a link to
that rule, and, if a rationale is being added to
rationales.md, a link to the