Changes between Version 18 and Version 19 of Release


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Oct 9, 2010, 11:34:21 PM (4 years ago)
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waxhead
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    v18 v19  
    1212 * Make sure the Changes file is up to date and manually update if necessary, add the vX.XX Date string at the top (commit) 
    1313 * run {{{ perl ../tools/tidy_project.pl }}} that will apply blessed padre style in every module. (commit) 
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     15 * As of stable release 0.70, development is done on an odd version number and release is done on an even version number. Hence version 0.71 became the development version with 0.72 to become the next stable release. 
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    1418 * run {{{ perl ../tools/update_version_number.pl VERSION }}} that will update the version number in every module and report if there was no VERSION entry in a module. Those need to be fixed. (commit) 
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     20 * Note that once a stable release is done, run  {{{ perl ../tools/update_version_number.pl VERSION }}} to set the next development cycle. 
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    1622 * The release manager first builds a distribution and when she is sure it creates a good release, she can run the release.pl script again to also tag the release in SVN and then ask others to test it: