Contributions to KQC are welcome from the community. Contributors are expected to accept IQM Individual Contributor License Agreement by filling a form at IQM website.
IQM developers will carefully review, approve and merge your PR. We use fast-forward merge strategy to maintain a linear history. Please organize your code into a small number of commits with meaningful commit messages.
We try to adhere to the PEP 8 style guide with 120 character long code lines permitted. See Coding Style.
KQCircuits follows PEP 440 version scheme as implemented by miniver:
<public version identifier>[+<local version label>].
The public version identifier needs to be set by
git tag -a to
whenever needed by bumping the appropriate version level:
major when making a new official release
minor when making a new Salt package
micro when making any incompatible change
By incompatible change we mean one or more of these:
backwards-incompatible API change
any change that could break the code of other users
API addition needed by code using KQC
serious non-cosmetic geometry change that affects functionality