source: README.release @ 762:f701ea8fea09

Last change on this file since 762:f701ea8fea09 was 762:f701ea8fea09, checked in by Stefan Schwarzer <sschwarzer@…>, 12 years ago
Updated for Debian packaging.
File size: 802 bytes
Line 
1Things to do for a new release:
2
3- do commits
4
5- update info on new version in `README.txt`
6
7- write announcement in announcements.txt
8
9- increase version number in `VERSION` (`ftputil_version.py`
10  and `ftputil.txt` are handled by the `sed` invocation through
11  `make patch`)
12
13- update Debian-related packaging files in debian/custom,
14  including commits
15
16- `make patch`
17
18- do outstanding commits due to patching
19
20- `make dist` (now includes tests)
21
22- tag release (tags are formed like "release2_0_3b2")
23
24- add new version to Trac issue tracker
25
26- add new version to Download page on the website
27
28- post announcement to ftputil mailing list
29
30
31Only for non-alpha/beta releases:
32
33- update documentation on the website
34
35- register new version with PyPI
36
37- send announcement to comp.lang.python.announce
38
Note: See TracBrowser for help on using the repository browser.