Code of Conduct
We as members, contributors, and leaders pledge to make participation in our community a harassment-free experience
for everyone, regardless of age, body size, visible or invisible disability, ethnicity, sex characteristics, gender
identity and expression, level of experience, education, socio-economic status, nationality, personal appearance,
race, religion, or sexual identity and orientation.
We pledge to act and interact in ways that contribute to an open, welcoming, diverse, inclusive, and healthy
Examples of behavior that contributes to a positive environment for our community include:
- Demonstrating empathy and kindness toward other people
- Being respectful of differing opinions, viewpoints, and experiences
- Giving and gracefully accepting constructive feedback
- Accepting responsibility and apologizing to those affected by our mistakes, and learning from the experience
- Focusing on what is best not just for us as individuals, but for the overall community
- Examples of unacceptable behavior include:
- The use of sexualized language or imagery, and sexual attention or advances of any kind
- Trolling, insulting or derogatory comments, and personal or political attacks
- Public or private harassment
- Publishing others’ private information, such as a physical or email address, without their explicit permission
- Other conduct which could reasonably be considered inappropriate in a professional setting
- Enforcement Responsibilities
Community leaders are responsible for clarifying and enforcing our standards of acceptable behavior and will take
appropriate and fair corrective action in response to any behavior that they deem inappropriate, threatening,
offensive, or harmful.
Community leaders have the right and responsibility to remove, edit, or reject comments, commits, code, wiki edits,
issues, and other contributions that are not aligned to this Code of Conduct, and will communicate reasons for
moderation decisions when appropriate.
This Code of Conduct applies within all community spaces, and also applies when an individual is officially
representing the community in public spaces. Examples of representing our community include using an official e-mail
address, posting via an official social media account, or acting as an appointed representative at an online or
Instances of abusive, harassing, or otherwise unacceptable behavior may be reported to the community leaders
responsible for enforcement: Edgar Tichelaar: [email protected] or
Angela Schooneman: [email protected].
All complaints will be reviewed and investigated promptly and fairly.
All community leaders are obligated to respect the privacy and security of the reporter of any incident.
Community leaders will follow these Community Impact Guidelines in determining the consequences for any action they
deem in violation of this Code of Conduct:
Consequence: A private, written warning from community leaders, providing clarity around the nature of the violation
and an explanation of why the behavior was inappropriate. A public apology may be requested.
Community Impact: Use of inappropriate language or other behavior deemed unprofessional or unwelcome in the
Consequence: A warning with consequences for continued behavior. No interaction with the people involved, including
unsolicited interaction with those enforcing the Code of Conduct, for a specified period of time. This includes
avoiding interactions in community spaces as well as external channels like social media. Violating these terms may
lead to a temporary or permanent ban.
Community Impact: A violation through a single incident or series of actions.
- Temporary Ban
Consequence: A temporary ban from any sort of interaction or public communication with the community for a specified
period of time. No public or private interaction with the people involved, including unsolicited interaction with
those enforcing the Code of Conduct, is allowed during this period. Violating these terms may lead to a permanent
Community Impact: A serious violation of community standards, including sustained inappropriate behavior.
- Permanent Ban
Consequence: A permanent ban from any sort of public interaction within the community.
Community Impact: Demonstrating a pattern of violation of community standards, including sustained inappropriate
behavior, harassment of an individual, or aggression toward or disparagement of classes of individuals.
This Code of Conduct is adapted from the Contributor Covenant, version 2.0, available at