About NOC Documentation

The NOC Manual contains comprehensive documentation on NOC. This page describes the manual’s licensing, editions, and versions, and describes how to make a change request and how to contribute a manual


This Manual is licensed under a Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International.

© The NOC Project. 2007-2020


In addition to the NOC Manual, you can also access this content in the following editions:

Report an Issue or Make a Change Request

To report an issue with this manual or to make a change request, file a ticket at the NOC Docs Project on GitLab.

Contribute to the Documentation

The entire documentation source for this manual is available in the noc/docs repository, which is one of the NOC project repositories on GitLab.

To contribute to the documentation, you can open a GitLab account, fork the noc/docs repository, make a change, and issue a pull request. See NOC Documentation Build System for details

About the Documentation Process

The NOC Manual uses Sphinx, a sophisticated documentation engine built upon Python Docutils. The original reStructured Text files, as well as all necessary Sphinx extensions and build tools, are available in the same repository as the documentation.

For more information on the NOC documentation process, see:

If you have any questions, please feel free to open a GitLab Issue and join NOC Docs Telegram channel