Release Plan for version 4.1-rc-1
Release Date: 11/06/2012
Pre-release June 4th
- 2 day warning and ask if anyone needs to block the release.
- Verify no open issues.
- Verify no failing tests (or that failures are understood).
- Verify all closed issues have documentation.
- Branch stable-4.1.x
- Start Jenkins jobs for stable-4.1.x
Staging June 11
- Update translations
- Mark the agent offline
- Copy manager's .gitconfig profile
- Install GPG key
- commons jira
- rendering jira
- platform jira
- enterprise jira
- manager jira
- Install Jenkins agent's key in github account
- Build release and push into staging.
- Copy original .gitconfig profile
- Remove GPG key
- Mark the agent online
- Add CLIRR results to release notes.
- release on nexus
- push downloadable files to ow2 from maven.xwiki via scp
- prepare release on forge.ow2
- Push signed tag to github
- Remove Jenkins agent's key in github account
(only need to change for major releases)
- Announcement Mail
- Add Purl URL for blog post.
- Ping Vincent about uploading to maven central.