We love pull requests from everyone. By participating in this project, you agree to abide by the thoughtbot code of conduct.
Fork the repo.
Run the tests. We only take pull requests with passing tests, and it's great to know that you have a clean slate:
bundle exec appraisal rake
Add a test for your change. Only refactoring and documentation changes require no new tests. If you are adding functionality or fixing a bug, we need a test!
Make the test pass.
Push to your fork and submit a pull request.
At this point you're waiting on us. We like to at least comment on, if not accept, pull requests within three business days (and, typically, one business day). We may suggest some changes or improvements or alternatives.
Some things that will increase the chance that your pull request is accepted, taken straight from the Ruby on Rails guide:
- Use Rails idioms and helpers
- Include tests that fail without your code, and pass with it
- Update the documentation, the surrounding one, examples elsewhere, guides, whatever is affected by your contribution