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The information below is for managing the repository.

Running Tests


Will run the all doctests. You must have a NodeODM node running in test mode locally to run the test suite:

docker run -ti -p 3000:3000 opendronemap/nodeodm --test

Building The Documentation

Make sure you are using Python 3.

pip install virtualenv
virtualenv -p venv
source venv/bin/activate
pip install -r requirements.txt

Use sphinx-autobuild to automatically watch for changes and rebuild the html site using:

cd docs
make livehtml

To stop the server press Ctrl+C.

Publishing to PyPI

pip install setuptools wheel twine
python sdist bdist_wheel
python -m twine upload dist/*

See for more information.

Support the Project

There are many ways to contribute to the project:

  • ⭐️ us on GitHub.
  • Help us test the application.
  • Spread the word about OpenDroneMap on social media.
  • Help answer questions on the community forum
  • Become a contributor!