release_steps.txt document
authorTom Henderson <tomh@tomh.org>
Sun, 17 Jun 2007 14:17:22 -0700
changeset 77634d5715456b3
parent 775 7d6a3f079355
child 777 38099dd26e94
release_steps.txt document
doc/release_steps.txt
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     1.4 +Steps in doing an ns-3 release
     1.5 +
     1.6 +1. prepare the source files
     1.7 +   - revise and check in AUTHORS, if needed
     1.8 +   - revise and check in RELEASE_NOTES
     1.9 +   - update and check in VERSION to the latest release number
    1.10 +2. make a new "architecture.pdf" document and place it in the doc/ directory
    1.11 +3. scons dist
    1.12 +4. test tarball on release platforms (run-tests and simple-p2p)
    1.13 +5. tag ns-3-dev with "release ns-3.0.X"
    1.14 +6. clone the ns-3-dev and place it on the repository
    1.15 +7. upload "ns-3.0.x.tar.gz" to the releases/ directory on the server
    1.16 +8. update web page
    1.17 +   - add link to news.html
    1.18 +   - update download.html
    1.19 +   - update roadmap.html
    1.20 +   - build and update Doxygen directory on the server
    1.21 +   - update and upload software architecture document (PDF, HTML)
    1.22 +9. announce to ns-developers, with summary of release notes