Candlepin Documentation

Candlepin documentation is split into three major pieces. A Jekyll based web site, JavaDoc that is currently only in the source code and REST API that is being hosted on and is auto-generated by OpenAPI from our API spec.

When you need to submit new documentation, you should clone sources of the site from Github repo and issue a Pull Request. After your pull request is merged, the new site content is automatically published to

While preparing the Pull Request with changes to the documentation you should use local Jekyll instance to see your changes to the documentation. See file in site’s sources.

Last modified on 19 April 2024