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Contributing to OmegaT documentation

Work on the OmegaT related documentation is carried out in the OmegaT repository.

The source files are in doc_src/. Documentation source uses the Docbook 4.5 format.

Documentation rules and procedures

Documentation contribution follows the same rules are code contributions. See Contributing to OmegaT development for more information.

You can also consult our SourceForge documentation tracker for potential contributions.

Manual snapshot release

When the document source is modified, the CI/CD processes automatically build the HTML manuals and publish that snapshot on the web server at


All the files in doc_src folder and below are published under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation; either version 3 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.

When combining them with works licensed under CC BY-SA 4.0 special conditions apply. Check CC BY-SA 4.0 NOW ONE-WAY COMPATIBLE WITH GPLV3 for more information.