Release processΒΆ

  1. Checkout master tip.

  2. Check to make sure setup.py, requirements files, and docs/installation.rst have correct version of elasticsearch-py.

  3. Update version numbers in elasticutils/_version.py.

    1. Set __version__ to something like 0.4.
    2. Set __releasedate__ to something like 20120731.
  4. Update CONTRIBUTORS, CHANGELOG, MANIFEST.in.

    Make sure to set the date for the release in CHANGELOG.

    Make sure requirements in setup.py, docs/installation.rst and CHANGELOG all match.

  5. Verify correctness.

    1. Run tests.
    2. Build docs.
    3. Run sample programs in docs.
    4. Verify all that works.
  6. Tag the release:

    $ git tag -a v0.4
    

    Copy the details from CHANGELOG into the tag comment.

  7. Push everything:

    $ git push --tags official master
    
  8. Update PyPI:

    $ rm -rf dist/*
    $ python setup.py sdist bdist_wheel
    $ twine upload dist/*
    
  9. Update topic in #elasticutils, blog post, twitter, etc.