Guides for Data Management

Documentation for Data Management's internal tooling and procedures.

Data Management Developer Guide

This is an internal guide for Rubin Observatory / LSST DM staff. It’s also openly available so that others can understand how we’re building the LSST’s data management subsystem.

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Sphinx extensions, configurations, and tooling for LSST Data Management documentation projects.

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LTD Conveyor

The command-line client for LSST the Docs, the documentation hosting platform.

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neophile is a dependency scanner. It looks through a repository for declared dependencies, attempts to determine if those dependencies are out of date, and generates a report.

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Templatekit is a command-line app and Python library for using and maintaining a centralized repository of project and file templates that are built with Cookiecutter and Jinja.

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The LSST EFD Client helps you access the LSST Engineering Facility Database (EFD), which is backed by InfluxDB.

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The LSST lsst-texmf package contains LaTeX document classes, style files, and bibliographies that can be used to help you write LSST documentation in LaTeX to match the project style.

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nbreport is a client for creating and publishing LSST’s notebook-based reports. Notebook-based reports are generated from template repositories, computed, and published with LSST the Docs.

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