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dev:release_process [2018/12/13 04:53]
tedfelix
dev:release_process [2019/12/12 02:29] (current)
tedfelix [Tagging Errors]
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 ===== Test a Release Build ===== ===== Test a Release Build =====
  
-On the release date, do a couple of Release ​builds ​and a few sanity checks to make sure nothing is broken.+On the release date, do a Release ​build and a few sanity checks to make sure nothing ​obvious ​is broken.
  
 ===== Update Release Notes ===== ===== Update Release Notes =====
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 When finished, move the release notes from the "​Upcoming Release"​ page on the wiki to an official versioned release notes page on the wiki. When finished, move the release notes from the "​Upcoming Release"​ page on the wiki to an official versioned release notes page on the wiki.
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 +Related to the release notes is the appdata file.  This can be found in data/​appdata. ​ This needs to be updated as well.
  
 //Consider including the release notes within the tarball in the future. ​ Maybe just accumulate them in a single file.  What do other projects do?  Changelog!//​ //Consider including the release notes within the tarball in the future. ​ Maybe just accumulate them in a single file.  What do other projects do?  Changelog!//​
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 Update anything else that seems like it needs updating. Update anything else that seems like it needs updating.
  
 +===== Update AboutDialog.cpp =====
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 +Update copyright year as needed.
  
 ===== Update data.qrc ===== ===== Update data.qrc =====
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 //We might upgrade make-release-tarball to accept a "​POINT"​ option that will change the tagging behavior. ​ Or we might be able to parse the output of svn info and use that to generate the two URLs for tagging. ​ That should fix the 502 errors.// //We might upgrade make-release-tarball to accept a "​POINT"​ option that will change the tagging behavior. ​ Or we might be able to parse the output of svn info and use that to generate the two URLs for tagging. ​ That should fix the 502 errors.//
 ==== Tagging Errors ==== ==== Tagging Errors ====
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 +For some reason, I get a lot of errors during the tagging process.
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 +=== Bad Gateway ===
  
 An "​Unexpected HTTP status 502 'Bad Gateway'"​ error indicates that the URL used to create the tag doesn'​t match the URL used to checkout the repo.  Use svn info to figure out what URL type to use: An "​Unexpected HTTP status 502 'Bad Gateway'"​ error indicates that the URL used to create the tag doesn'​t match the URL used to checkout the repo.  Use svn info to figure out what URL type to use:
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 From the above we know that we need to use an "​svn+ssh"​ style URL to create a tag. From the above we know that we need to use an "​svn+ssh"​ style URL to create a tag.
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 +=== Password Prompts ===
 +
 +It might prompt for password, you can cancel that.  This might drop to the command line and prompt for a password. ​ I usually enter it here and get a ton of errors related to trying to launch kwalletd. ​ It still seems to work.
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 +=== Wallet? ===
  
 Any errors related to a "​wallet"​ can safely be ignored and the wallet UI can safely be closed via the "​cancel"​ button. Any errors related to a "​wallet"​ can safely be ignored and the wallet UI can safely be closed via the "​cancel"​ button.
 
 
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