This project is a community effort, and everyone is welcome to contribute.

The project is hosted on

The best way to contribute and to help the project is to start working on known issues. See Easy issues to get started.

Submitting a bug report

In case you experience issues using this package, do not hesitate to submit a ticket to the Bug Tracker. You are also welcome to post feature requests or pull requests.

Retrieving the latest code

We use Git for version control and GitHub for hosting our main repository. If you are new on GitHub and don’t know how to work with it, please first have a look at this to get the basics.

You can check out the latest sources with the command:

git clone git://

or if you have write privileges:

git clone

Coding guidelines

Nistats follows the coding conventions used by scikit-learn. Please read them before you start implementing your changes.