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Python Conventions

Python code should follow the pep-8 spec.

Code of conduct

rasa NLU adheres to the Contributor Covenant Code of Conduct. By participating, you are expected to uphold this code.


Everything should be properly documented. To locally test the documentation you need to install

brew install sphinx
pip install sphinx_rtd_theme

After that, you can compile and view the documentation using:

cd docs
make html
cd _build/html
python -m SimpleHTTPServer 8000 .

The documentation will be running on http://localhost:8000/.

Code snippets that are part of the documentation can be tested using

make doctest