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Write Documentation

This documentation of JackTrip is generated with Material for MkDocs. All pages are derived from Markdown files in the subdirectory docs in JackTrip's git repository. Setup and table of contents is found in a YAML file called mkdocs.yml in the root directory.

If you only want to edit a page you can click on the pen symbol at the top of each page.

Run MkDocs on Your System

MkDocs and Material for MkDocs are installed from pip:

pip install mkdocs mkdocs-material

When writing documentation it is very handy to run mkdocs serve. This will open a local webserver (usually at If you change Markdown files of the documentation and save them, the website automatically updates.