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# Contributing

xolotl is far from feature complete, and your contributions are welcome.

### Reporting Bugs¶

• Is it a bug? Are you sure the bug persists after you run transpile and compile and xolotl.cleanup?
• Describe what the expected behavior is, and what the actual behavior was

### Requesting Features¶

• Describe what you want
• Describe why you want it
• List papers that describe this mechanism, or original research that describes the feature you want

### Adding New Conductances/Synapses/Controllers¶

• Look at existing conductances/synapses/controllers and use them as a guideline
• If you're making a new conductance, put them in c++/conductances/<first_author_name>
• Make sure you add a reference to the paper you're getting the conductance details from in a comment at the top of the file
• Send us a pull request