Building automatically on ReadTheDocs#

This explains how to automatically rebuild documentation on ReadtheDocs every time a pull request is merged into its corresponding GitHub repo.

Using the ReadTheDocs service#

Webhooks and services can be enabled in GitHub repo settings to allow third party services such as ReadTheDocs. The ReadTheDocs service rebuilds the project documentation whenever a pull request is merged into the GitHub repo.

Add the ReadTheDocs service#

Select Add service and enter ReadTheDocs in the Available Services input box.

The Services/Add ReadTheDocs window will open. Press the green Add service button to activate the ReadTheDocs service.

Add ReadTheDocs service

Success#

The ReadTheDocs service is added successfully. The service will take effect on the next merged pull request to the project repo.

Service successfully added

Created: 01-07-2016