A Julia package for probability distributions and associated functions. Particularly, Distributions implements:
Note: The functionalities related to conjugate priors have been moved to the ConjugatePriors package.
If you have a bug linked with Distributions, check that it has not been reported yet on the issues of the repository. If not, you can file a new issue, add your version of the package which you can get with this command in the Julia REPL:
julia> ]status Distributions
Be exhaustive in your report, give the summary of the bug, a Minimal Working Example (MWE), what happens and what you expected to happen.
To contribute to the package, fork the repository on GitHub, clone it and make modifications on a new branch, do not commit modifications on master. Once your changes are made, push them on your fork and create the Pull Request on the main repository.
Distributions is a central package which many rely on, the following are required for contributions to be accepted:
testfolder. If new test files are added, do not forget to add them in
test/runtests.jl. Cover possible edge cases. Run the tests locally before submitting the PR.
Test.detect_ambiguities(Distributions)is run to check method ambiguities. Verify that your modified code did not yield method ambiguities.
docsfolder, build the documentation locally with
$ julia docs/make.jl, verify that your modifications display correctly and did not yield warnings.
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