Version 16 (modified by Cas, 6 years ago) (diff)


Deluge Release Checklist


  • Compress WebUI javascript (from deluge/ui/web/)
    • ./build js/deluge-all
    • ./build js/ext-extensions
  • Update WebUI gettext.js (from deluge/ui/web/)
    • ./
  • Update translation po files from Launchpad
  • Changelog is updated with relevant commits and release date is added.
  • Version number increment:
    • man pages
    • osx/Info.plist
    e.g. Version: git grep -l '1\.3\.10' | grep -v ChangeLog | xargs sed -i 's/1\.3\.10/1\.3\.11/g'
    e.g. Month: git grep -l 'October' docs/man | xargs sed -i 's/October/November/g'
  • Increment copyright year:
    • osx/Info.plist
  • Tag release in git and push upstream.
    • e.g. git tag -a deluge-1.3.11 -m "Deluge 1.3.11 Release"


  • Use git archive to create initial tarball e.g.
    • git archive --format=tar --prefix=deluge-1.3.11/ deluge-1.3.11 >deluge-1.3.11.tar
  • Run make_release script on extracted tarball e.g.
    • make_release deluge-1.3.0
  • Package for OSs, Ubuntu, Windows, OSX.
  • Upload source tarballs and packages to ftp. (Ensure file permissions are global readable.)


  • Update with version, hashes and release notes:
    • ReleaseNotes (Create new version page and add link to this page)
    • Forum Announcement
    • IRC Welcome Message
    • Website index.php and version files
    • Wikipedia
  • Trac close the milestone and add new version for tickets.
  • Ensure all stable branch commits are also applied to development branch.

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