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What to do for a release

69 bytes added, 08:44, 12 June 2011
updated with information from the gramps 3.3.0 release
'''What to do for a release'''
These notes are based on version, released in October 2008June 2011. The steps assume a working <tt>gramps30gramps33</tt> source directory. See [[Running a development version of Gramps]] if this is not the case.
==Translation update==
Run the following steps:
cd gramps30gramps33
svn update
cd po
Using the <tt>Changelog</tt> files generated with <tt>svn2cl</tt> in the step above, edit and update the <tt>NEWS</tt> file.
Commit the NEWS file. Note the svn commit revision number, which you'll need in the next step when you create the subversion tag:
svn commit -m "update for release" Committed revision 1115917751.
==Subversion tag==
Create Using the previous commit revision number, create a tag for the new release: svn copy -r 11159 17751 gramps33 -m "tag 3.3.0" Committed revision 17752.3"
==Working on the tag==
Check out the new tag:
cd ..
svn co cd gramps-
Modify <tt></tt> to indicate an official release:
make distcheck
Note you should now have the file <tt>gramps-</tt>, approximately 5.5 8 MB in size.
==Making the source tarball available==

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