Releasing 3.1.0-a3

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Releasing 3.1.0-a3

Post by nickvergessen » Sun Jan 19, 2014 1:05 pm

Sorry it took so long, Christmas and some other events delayed A3, but here we go:

Todo List for 3.1.0-a3
  1. Make sure phpBB/docs/AUTHORS is up to date. ✔
  2. Make sure all reports in the security tracker are closed or invalid. ✔
  3. Go through Issues fixed in 3.1.0-a3 and correct any unreadable descriptions. ✔
  4. Check the feature hightlights wiki page for completeness.
  5. Verify that the schema files match the version from develop/create_schema_files.php ✔
  6. Branch of prep-release-3.1.0-a3 from develop ✔
  7. Update version number in prep-release-3.1.0-a3 to "3.1.0-a3" in these files: ✔

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    build/build.xml
    phpBB/includes/constants.php
    phpBB/install/convertors/convert_phpbb20.php
    phpBB/install/schemas/schema_data.sql
    phpBB/styles/prosilver/style.cfg
    phpBB/styles/subsilver2/style.cfg
  8. Create Migration "alpha3" depending on all migrations added after alpha2 and alpha2 itself ✔

    Code: Select all

    php develop/migration_tips.php
  9. Commit Changelog generated from Tracker ✔

    Code: Select all

    php build/build_changelog.php 3.1.0-a3

    Code: Select all

    phpBB/docs/CHANGELOG.html
  10. Build packages ✔

    Code: Select all

    cd build
    phing
  11. Test install of 3.1.0-a3 package ✔
  12. Test update from 3.0.12 to 3.1.0-a3
  13. Test conversion from 2.0.x to 3.1.0-a3
  14. Update list of events in the Wiki: https://wiki.phpbb.com/Event_List
  15. Tag prep-release-3.1.0-a3 as release-3.1.0-a3

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    git tag -a release-3.1.0-a3 -m "Tagging the 3.1.0-a3 release."
  16. Update version number in develop to 3.1.0-a4-dev in these files: ✔

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    build/build.xml
    phpBB/includes/constants.php
    phpBB/install/schemas/schema_data.sql
  17. Merge prep-release-3.1.0-a3 into develop ✔

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    git checkout develop
    git merge --no-ff prep-release-3.1.0-a3
  18. Push changes ✔

    Code: Select all

    git push phpbb develop
  19. Upload packages ✔
  20. Make sure packages have correct permissions for downloading ✔
  21. Set release date for version 3.1.0-a3 on the tracker ✔
  22. Move all bug reports assigned to fix version "3.1.0-a3" to "3.1.0-a4" in Tracker ✔
  23. Update area51 downloads page ✔
  24. Post language changes for translators ✔
  25. Announce in QA team forum ✔
  26. Announce on area51 ✔
  27. Update QA versioncheck - Not done for Alpha
  28. Announce on QA mailinglist
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Re: Releasing 3.1.0-a3

Post by JAiAk » Thu Jan 23, 2014 3:05 pm

When?
Thanks!

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Re: Releasing 3.1.0-a3

Post by Un1matr1x » Fri Jan 24, 2014 12:50 pm

JAiAk wrote:When?
When ever point in the list above has a ✔ - what mean that this point is done

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Re: Releasing 3.1.0-a3

Post by Darkness_demoN » Thu Feb 06, 2014 12:31 pm

Please make it Important. That new users will find it faster :)

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Re: Releasing 3.1.0-a3

Post by Barrnet » Fri Feb 07, 2014 4:28 am

Any notice of beta?

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Re: Releasing 3.1.0-a3

Post by Mess » Fri Feb 07, 2014 7:34 am

A the time of this reply Steps 24-28 are still missing from the Alpha release.
Why would they skip those and start a new release, a beta?

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Re: Releasing 3.1.0-a3

Post by leschek » Fri Feb 07, 2014 11:56 am

Mess: Look on the same steps at Releasing 3.1.0-a2.

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Re: Releasing 3.1.0-a3

Post by EXreaction » Fri Feb 07, 2014 3:32 pm

A Beta will be released when all the blocker bugs for all Alpha releases and blocker bugs for the first Beta release are completed.

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Re: Releasing 3.1.0-a3

Post by John P » Sat Feb 08, 2014 6:48 am

In the nightly build page I find files for 3.1.0-a4, is that correct?

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Re: Releasing 3.1.0-a3

Post by nickvergessen » Sat Feb 08, 2014 9:45 am

its 3.1.0-a4-dev, we just do that so that there are not multiple packages for 3.1.0-a3
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