How to cut a new release:
Run bumpversion with major, minor or patch to bump the version in
src/scancode_config.py. Note that this is CalVer.
If scancode output data format is changed, increment manually the major, minor or patch to bump the version in
src/scancode_config.py. Note that this is SemVer.
Tag and publish
Update the CHANGELOG.rst
Commit these changes and push changes to develop:
git commit -m "commit message"
git push --set-upstream origin develop
Merge develop branch in master and tag the release.
git checkout master
git merge develop
git tag -a v1.6.1 -m "Release v1.6.1"
git push --set-upstream origin master
git push --set-upstream origin v1.6.1
Draft a new release in GitHub, using the previous release blurb as a base. Highlight new and noteworthy changes from the CHANGELOG.rst.
Create Release on GitHub
Upload the release archives created in the
dist/directory to the GitHub release page.
Save the release as a draft. Use the previous release notes to create notes in the same style. Ensure that the link to third-party source code is present.
test the downloads.
publish the release on GitHub
Upload wheels to pypi and Test
then build and publish the released wheel on Pypi. For this you need your own Pypi credentials (and get authorized to publish Pypi release: ask @pombredanne) and you need to have the
twinepackage installed and configured.
.whland source distribution with
python setup.py release
Run twine with
twine upload dist/
Once uploaded check the published release at https://pypi.python.org/pypi/scancode-toolkit/
Then create a new fresh local virtualenv and test the wheel installation with:
pip install scancode-toolkit[full]