Contributing to ns-3

This is the ns-3 Contributing Guide. Primary documentation for the ns-3 project is organized as follows:

  • Several guides that are version controlled for each release (the latest release) and development tree:
    • Tutorial
    • Installation Guide
    • Manual
    • Model Library
    • Contributing Guide (this document)
  • ns-3 Doxygen: Documentation of the public APIs of the simulator
  • ns-3 wiki

This document is written in reStructuredText for Sphinx and is maintained in the doc/contributing directory of ns-3’s source code. Source file column width is 100 columns.