Development guide

Here’s how to set up kafka-connect-manager for local development.

  1. Clone the kafka-connect-manager repo from GitHub:
$ git clone
  1. Install your local copy into a virtualenv:
$ cd kafka-connect-manager
$ virtualenv -p Python3 venv
$ source venv/bin/activate
$ make update
  1. Create a branch for local development:
$ git checkout -b name-of-your-bugfix-or-feature

Now you can make your changes locally.

4. When you’re done making changes, check that your changes pass the lint checks, typing checks, and tests.

$ tox -e lint typing py37
  1. Commit your changes and push your branch to GitHub:
$ git add .
$ git commit -m "Your detailed description of your changes."
$ git push origin name-of-your-bugfix-or-feature
  1. Submit a pull request through the GitHub website.

Pull Request Guidelines

Before you submit a pull request, check that it meets these guidelines:

  1. The pull request should include tests.
  2. If the pull request adds functionality, the docs should be updated.
  3. The pull request should work for Python 3.