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Revision as of 07:07, 31 May 2012 by Gnormington.vmware.com (Talk | contribs) (Release Instructions)

Building Gemini Blueprint

Release Instructions

Pre-req's: Java 5 in addition to preferred Java version. Maven 2.0.x has worked in the past; now using 3.0.3.

For example, for 1.0.1.M01:

Step 1 - update version, build, test:

  1. mvn versions:set -DnewVersion=1.0.1.M01
  2. find . -name "*.versionsBackup" -exec rm {} \;
  3. check Spring version properties in main pom.xml
  4. update changelog and its version/date
  5. find . -name "boot-bundles.properties" and update ignore.gemini.blueprint.version to 1.0.1.M01
  6. if blueprint schema needs to be changed:
    1. add the file gemini-blueprint-<version>.xsd to core/src/main/resources/org/eclipse/gemini/blueprint/config
    2. update the version attribute of the xsd:schema element of the above file
    3. update core/src/resources/main/resources/META-INF/schema (especially the aliases)
    4. update xml files in META-INF/spring which refer to the latest version of the eclipse-gemini-blueprint.xsd schema
  7. switch to Java 5
  8. Build and test using:
    1. mvn clean install -Pit,felix
    2. mvn clean install -Pit,knopflerfish // a few integration tests currently fail, but this could be KF setup problem
    3. mvn clean install -Pit,equinox
  9. switch back to Java 6 or later

Step 2 - generate release artifacts:

  1. generate javadocs - mvn javadoc:aggregate javadoc:jar - aggregated javadoc in target/site/apidocs/
  2. collect sources into JARs - mvn source:jar (outputDirectory doesn't work)
  3. generate documentation - cd docs; mvn clean pre-site; cd .. (used to be docbkx:generate-html docbkx:generate-pdf) // output in docs/target/site/
  4. generate Maven repo (when the Gemini maven repo is open for business):
    1. For full releases (not milestone or RC) may be necessary to change distributionManagement repository to point at release repository
    2. mvn -P equinox -Dmaven.test.skip=true deploy -DperformRelease -DaltDeploymentRepository=local::default::file:/tmp/gemini-blueprint/1.0.1.M01/repo

<work in progress>

The following are old notes for Spring DM. Need to update them for Gemini Blueprint!

Spring Dynamic Modules release procedure


Step 2: Generate release artifacts

  1. run release project - cd release; rm -rf target; mvn -o -P equinox package -Dmaven.test.skip=true
  2. check version and format on both javadocs & docs
  3. update maven archetype
  4. update readme.txt/readme-libraries.txt
  5. final search for XXX-SNAPSHOT to see whether it is referred to somewhere
  1. the assembly already created the artifacts under release/target. You just need to add the sources under src/ folder.
  2. add Incubator in the name
  3. commit sources with stable revisions
  4. do SVN export to provide the sources (should find a better way) and add them to the with-dependencies archive. Check what modules should be excluded (docs/release/lib) - archive the sources into a zip (since building causes leftovers)
  5. delete local maven repo
  6. try to build the project from the sources
  7. if everything works out okay, put the sources in the archive,make tag and increase version to 1.1.X-SNAPSHOT tag
  1. run the mvn deploy target above but this time w/o the altDeploymentRepository (for milestones)
    1. to get the same binaries in the zip and in the repo // Which step created the ZIP?

Step 3 - upload artifacts:

  1. upload ZIP to Eclipse
  2. create zip for javadocs, docs, and *.txt
  3. update online schemas at ???
  1. tag git repository for the version
  2. increment project version to n.n.n.BUILD-SNAPSHOT and commit
  1. update the downloads page
  2. announce forums and mailing list

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