Lazarus 0.9.26 release plan
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Gather list of todos from developers (Vincent) Add LazTarget (0.9.28) to the mantis, so we can postpone issues one release.
Informally announce (IRC, mailing list) a pending release (+/- week before actual release), so that people can test for regressions (Vincent) Blog posts (Vincent) Email to lazarus list (Paul)
Bugs to be fixed
Things that need to be fixed before tagging:
A list of bugs with target 0.9.26.
Set release version in trunk (Vincent) lazarus/ide/version.inc lazarus/lcl/lclversion.pas lazarus/debian/changelog
Tag trunk to tags/release_0_9_26 (Vincent) Increase version number in trunk to 0_9_27(Vincent)
Building and uploading release
source(Mattias) win32(Vincent) win32 based on qt(Vincent) win32 for arm-wince(Vincent) win64(Vincent) linux source rpm(Mattias) linux i386 rpm(Mattias) linux x86_64 rpm(Mattias) linux i386 deb(Mattias) linux x86_64 deb(Mattias) Mac OS X powerpc(Vincent) Mac OS X i386( Vincent)
Ubuntu repo i386(Vincent) Ubuntu repo x86_64(Vincent) Set file releases from Hidden to Active on SourceForge and send email to people monitoring the package(Vincent)
Wiki: downloading, installation, getting source hints(Mattias) List of changes: Lazarus 0.9.26 release notes(Mattias) Mailing lists(Mattias) News item on www.lazarus.freepascal.org(Vincent) Sourceforge(Vincent) Freshmeat(Vincent) Change IRC topic(Marc) New versions in Mantis(Vincent)
Make sure snapshots are created correctly for the new version(Vincent) Create fixes branch(Vincent)
- Relax (all)
- Plan next release (Paul)