Boost Release Procedures

Procedure Overview
Procedures for Developers
Procedures for the Release Manager


Each release of Boost software is overseen by a release manager, who coordinates release activities via the Boost mailing list, as well as performing the detailed procedures for the release.

Boost developers assist the release manager by reviewing regression test logs, and committing and tagging fixes into CVS.

Release Procedure Overview

Release Procedures for Developers

Boost release tags are in the form: Version_1_26_2.  Here is how to re-tag an updated file so that the newer version will be included in the release.  First commit all changes, then:

Release Procedures for the Release Manager

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Revised: 21 January, 2002